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.
Palafoxia hookeriana Torr. & A. Gray
Sand Palafox, Showy Palafox, Hooker Palafoxia, Sand Palafoxia, Hooker's PalafoxiaAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: PAHO
Accession Number: LBJWC-1321Field Data Form: LBJWC-1321.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-09-27
Accession Number: LBJWC-1321
Collection Number: 1321
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Mack, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: Fm 2854
Geog_area: South Central Plains
Location: Forest Hills Drive and Keenan Cut-off Road Intersection 1.5 miles from FM 2854 Latitude: 30.325110
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 285 FT
Elevation in M: 86
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Urochloa texana, Yucca louisianensis, Rhus toxicodendron, Heterotheca subaxillaris, Tradescantia hirsutiflora, Carya alba, Pinus echinata
Geology: Sandy Marine Deposits
Soil Texture: Fine sand
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Plants sampled 150; growing with Froelichia sp., Rubus
Population Size: 500