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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.


Croton punctatus

Croton punctatus Jacq.

Gulf Croton

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)
USDA Symbol: CRPU6

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1312

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1312.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-10-07
Accession Number: LBJWC-1312
Collection Number: 1158
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Malone, D.; Marr, M

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Brazoria
Municipality: Follett Island
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Location: Beach between access roads 1 and 2.

Latitude: 29.989110
Longitude: -95.239410
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 10 FT
Elevation in M: 3

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Amaranthus greggii, Oenothera drummondii, Panicum amarum, Borrichia frutescens, Spartina patens, Ipomoea imperati, Physalis cinerascens, Tidestromia lanuginosa
Slope: 5 degrees
Aspect: all
Geology: Beach sand Holocene Age
Soil Texture: sand

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Plants sampled 70;
Population Size: 100

Inventory Data

MSB: 7865 seeds
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