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.
Malvaviscus arboreus Dill. ex Cav. var. drummondii (Torr. & A. Gray) Schery
Turk's Cap, Drummond's Turk's Cap, Drummond Turk's Cap, Wax Mallow, Drummond's Wax Mallow, Drummond Wax Mallow, Red Mallow, Texas Mallow, Mexican Apple, Sleeping Hibiscus, Bleeding Hearts, ManzanillaMalvaceae (Mallow Family)
USDA Symbol: MAARD
Accession Number: LBJWC-217Field Data Form: LBJWC-217.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-10-06
Accession Number: LBJWC-217
Collection Number: 0217
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
Location: Barton Creek Nature Preserve, along trail above creek, Cobble Beach Trail junction. Latitude: 30.303700
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: NAD83 Altitude: 221 M
Elevation in M: 221 land_owner: The Nature Conservancy
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Quercus fusiformis, Juniperus ashei, Mahonia trifoliolata, Nassella leucotricha, Schizachyrium scoparium, Panicum virgatum, Sorghastrum nutans, Chasmanthium latifolium
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Area sampled: 501-1000 sq. m. 50 plants sampled.
Population Size: 200