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.
Spiranthes vernalis Engelm. & A. Gray
Spring Ladies'-tresses, Spring Lady's TressesOrchidaceae (Orchid Family)
USDA Symbol: SPVE
Accession Number: LBJWC-1033Field Data Form: LBJWC-1033.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-06-07
Accession Number: LBJWC-1033
Collection Number: 1033
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
Location: 0.5 mile on west sude of Leisure Lane, located east of CR1111 and west of CR1103 in Railey hayfield property. Latitude: 32.472720
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 394 FT
Elevation in M: 120 land_owner: Private
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Briza minor, Rudbeckia hirta, Paspalum notatum, Juncus marginatus, Cyperus echinatus, Asclepias viridens, Sorghum halepense, Gamochaeta purpurea, Rubus sp., Rumex hastatulus, Sabatia campestris, Phalaris sp., Rhynchospora sp.
Geology: Wilcox and Midway groups
Soil Texture: Sandy clay, 7.5 YR 3/4
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 20 plants sampled.
Population Size: 45
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon - LBJWC:In field:5-20-2007