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.
Cuscuta exaltata Engelm.
Tree Dodder, Tall DodderCuscutaceae (Dodder Family)
USDA Symbol: CUEX
Accession Number: LBJWC-1360Field Data Form: LBJWC-1360.pdf
Collection Date: 2010-11-07
Accession Number: LBJWC-1360
Collection Number: 1360
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hampton, E., Hampton, L., Schmidt, L., Schmidt, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
Location: Big Dog Ranch, about 4.5 miles ENE of Lometa on County Road 2600 Latitude: 31.239160
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 1549 FT
Elevation in M: 472 land_owner: Private
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Quercus fusiformis, Quercus sinuata var. breviloba
Modifying Factors: Senderos maintained through this shinnery
Land Form: Ridge
Land Use: Wildlife diversity
Soil Color: cobbly clay, 10 YR 3/1, dark gray
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 2 plants sampled
Population Size: 6
Area Sampled: 1
Area Unit: acre
Seed From: plants
Use: Evaluate which species can be used to transmitted certain plant viruses, M. S. Thesis - University of Arkansas