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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.


Carex cherokeensis

Carex cherokeensis Schwein.

Cherokee Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)
USDA Symbol: CACH3

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1025

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1025.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-05-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-1025
Collection Number: 1025
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R., Lomas, L.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 34E
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
State: Texas
County: Liberty
Location: Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge, Brockner Tract North of Dayton on 2331; tract area west of Trinity.

Latitude: 30.131850
Longitude: -94.829560
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 22 FT
Elevation in M: 6

land_owner: FWS

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Eleorchis sp., Rumex crispus, Carex crus-corvi, Cyperus sp., Rubus sp., Prunella vulgaris, Lolium sp., Ampelopsis arborea, Triadica sebifera, Quercus stellata, Herbertia lahue
Slope: <5
Geology: Beaumont Formation
Soil Texture: Sand, 10YR 4/1

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 250+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 300
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R. - LBJWC:In field:5-2-2007

Inventory Data

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