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.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.
Kosteletzkya virginica (L.) C. Presl ex A. Gray
Virginia Saltmarsh Mallow, Virginia Fen-rose, Saltmarsh Mallow, Seashore MallowMalvaceae (Mallow Family)
USDA Symbol: KOVI
Accession Number: LBJWC-1280Field Data Form: LBJWC-1280.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-07-17
Accession Number: LBJWC-1280
Collection Number: 1280
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.; Malone, D.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: San Bernard National Wildlife Refuge
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Location: San Bernard National Wildlife Refuge Cocklebur Slough Latitude: 28.880800
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 13 FT
Elevation in M: 3 land_owner: USFWS
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Salix nigra, Celtis laevigata, Baccharis halimifolia, Borrichia frutescens, Juncus effusus, Rubus sp.
Slope: 3 degrees
Geology: Clayey alluvium
Soil Texture: cay
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Plants sampled 1000; land used for widife conservation;
Population Size: 2000