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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.


Yucca treculeana

Yucca treculeana Carrière

Spanish Dagger, Spanish Bayonet, Don Quixote's Lance, Palma Pita, Palma De Datil, Palmito

Agavaceae (Century-Plant Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1268

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1268.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-05-18
Accession Number: LBJWC-1268
Collection Number: 1268
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M.; Simonton, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Starr
Municipality: Las Estrellas
Geog_area: South Texas Plains
Location: Las Estrellas Texas Nature Conservancy

Latitude: 26.475000
Longitude: -98.869160
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 261 FT
Elevation in M: 79

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Parkinsonia texana, Castela erecta, Guaiacum angustifolium, Prosopis glandulosa, Opuntia engelmannii, Cylindropuntia leptocaulis, Jatropha cathartica, Jatropha dioica, Varilla texana
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: sand clay gravel

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Plants sampled 36;
Population Size: 100

Inventory Data

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