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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.


Schizachyrium scoparium

Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash

Little bluestem, Popotillo azul

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-177

Field Data Form: LBJWC-177.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-10-28
Accession Number: LBJWC-177
Collection Number: 0177
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M., Eason, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Bell
Municipality: Temple
Geog_area: Blackland Prairie
Location: Burger Road, northest of Temple.

Latitude: 0.000000
Longitude: 0.000000

Habitat Data

Habitat: Prairie remnant and restored prairie
Associated Taxa: Sorghastrum nutans, Panicum virgatum, Andropogon gerardii, Salvia azurea, Liatris mucronata, Silphium laciniatum
Soil Texture: Clay, black

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 5001-10000 sq. m. 100 plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000

Inventory Data

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