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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.


Chasmanthium latifolium

Chasmanthium latifolium (Michx.) Yates

Inland Sea Oats, Indian Wood Oats, Wild Oats, River Oats, Flathead Oats, Upland Oats, Upland Sea Oats

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: CHLA5

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-218

Field Data Form: LBJWC-218.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-10-06
Accession Number: LBJWC-218
Collection Number: 0218
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Travis
Municipality: Austin
Location: Barton Creek Nature Preserve, between trail and creek, Cobble Beach Trail junction.

Latitude: 30.303700
Longitude: -94.915730
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: NAD83

Altitude: 221 M
Elevation in M: 221

land_owner: The Nature Conservancy

Habitat Data

Habitat: Oak-juniper savanna
Associated Taxa: Quercus fusiformis, Juniperus ashei, Mahonia trifoliolata, Nassella leucotricha, Schizachyrium scoparium, Panicum virgatum, Sorghastrum nutans, Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii
Geology: Limestone

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 501-1000 sq. m. 200 plants sampled.
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

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