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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.


Atriplex matamorensis

Atriplex matamorensis A. Nelson

Matamoros Saltbush

Chenopodiaceae (Goosefoot Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1316

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1316.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-11-17
Accession Number: LBJWC-1316
Collection Number: 1316
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, Minnette

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Brazoria
Municipality: National Wildlife Refuge
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Pain
Location: Brazoria Wildife Refuge; Roger's Pond; area around Auto Tour stop 6

Latitude: 29.058020
Longitude: -95.229130
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 2 FT

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Monanthochloe littoralis, Portulaca pilosa, Lycium carolinianum
Slope: 1 degree
Geology: Quaternary clayey alluvium
Soil Texture: clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Plants sampled 50;
Population Size: 150

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 904 seeds
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