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.
Bidens alba (L.) DC.
Common Beggarticks, Shepherd's Needles, Spanish Needles, Butterfly Needles, Hairy Beggarticks, RomerilloAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: BIAL
Accession Number: LBJWC-1295Field Data Form: LBJWC-1295.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-05-28
Accession Number: LBJWC-1295
Collection Number: 1295
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: M. Simonton
Location DataCountry: US
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Location: 6 Rains Way, Houston along banks of Buffalo Bayou Latitude: 29.757220
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 21 FT
Elevation in M: 6
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Salix nigra, Dicliptera brachiata, Acer negundo, Chasmanthium latifolium, Platanus occidentalis, Commelina erecta
Soil Texture: sandy
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Plants sampled 200+
Population Size: 200