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Wildflower Center Seed Bank

The Wildflower Center's Seed Bank was established in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) Seeds of Success (SOS) program in concert with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Millennium Seed Bank Program (MSBP). The purpose of the Seed Bank is to collect, conserve, and develop native plant materials for stabilizing, rehabilitating and restoring lands in Texas and the United States.

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To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.


Linum pratense

Linum pratense (Norton) Small

Meadow Flax

Linaceae (Flax Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1267

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1267.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-05-19
Accession Number: LBJWC-1267
Collection Number: 1267
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Ellis
Municipality: Milford
Geog_area: Texas Blackland Prairies
Location: Three miles west-northwest of Milford. Population scattered in right-of-way along Sevier Road (County Road 4317)

Latitude: 32.138830
Longitude: -96.988020
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 702 FT
Elevation in M: 213

land_owner: TXDOT

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Calylophus berlandieri, Centaurea americana, Engelmannia peristenia, Hedyotis nigricans, Dalea compacta var. compacta, Oenothera macrocarpa
Slope: 5 degrees
Aspect: all
Geology: Austin Chalk
Soil Texture: gravelly clay loam

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Plants sampled >1000
Population Size: 1000

Inventory Data

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