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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.


Nelumbo lutea

Nelumbo lutea Willd.

American Lotus, Yellow Water Lotus, Yellow Lotus

Nymphaeaceae (Water-Lily Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1286

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1286.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-08-07
Accession Number: LBJWC-1286
Collection Number: 1286
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Adams, T.; Malone, D; Marr, M

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Brazoria
Municipality: National Wildlife Refuge
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Pain
Location: Brazoria National Wildife Refuge, Canvasback Pond

Latitude: 29.137160
Longitude: -95.270830
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 16 FT
Elevation in M: 4

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Nymphaea elegans, Sagittaria platyphylla, Cyperus digitatus, Potamogeton nodosus
Slope: 1 degree
Aspect: all
Geology: Fluviomarine deposits; Pleistocene
Soil Texture: clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Plants sampled 500; collector's number 1121
Population Size: 1000

Inventory Data

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