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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 alatum

Linum alatum (Small) Winkl.

Winged Flax

Linaceae (Flax Family)
USDA Symbol: LIAL2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1270

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1270.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-05-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-1270
Collection Number: 1270
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Malone, D.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Brazoria
Municipality: Hoskin Mounds Road
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Location: Roadside along Hoskin Mounds Road justbsouth of junction with Peltier Road continuing for about one mile

Latitude: 29.141440
Longitude: -95.258440
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 23 FT
Elevation in M: 7

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Rubus trivialis, Juncus effusus
Slope: 1 degree
Geology: Clayey fluviomarine deposits of late Pleistocene Age
Soil Texture: clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 100 plants sampled.;
Population Size: 3000

Inventory Data

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