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.
Peganum mexicanum A. Gray
GarbancilloZygophyllaceae (Creosote-Bush Family)
USDA Symbol: PEME
Accession Number: LBJWC-1308Field Data Form: LBJWC-1308.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-06-09
Accession Number: LBJWC-1308
Collection Number: 1308
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: Sierra Blanca
Geog_area: Chihuahuan Deserts
Location: Ranch Road 1111 about 0.2 miles south of Sierra Blanca Latitude: 31.133690
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 4437 FT
Elevation in M: 1352
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Larrea tridentata, Prosopis glandulosa
Geology: Alluvial outwash of igneous origin.
Soil Texture: sand and gravel
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Plants sampled 50; growing with Setaria sp., Verbena sp
Population Size: 200