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.
Ratibida columnifera (Nutt.) Woot. & Standl.
Mexican Hat, Red-spike Mexican Hat, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Prairie Coneflower, Long-headed Coneflower, ThimbleflowerAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: RACO3
Accession Number: LBJWC-38Field Data Form: LBJWC-38.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-06-18
Accession Number: LBJWC-38
Collection Number: 0038
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Location: LBJWC, near plot 6 and Savanna Meadow Trail. Latitude: 30.187220
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: NAD27 Altitude: 241 M
Elevation in M: 241
Habitat DataHabitat: Oak-juniper savanna
Associated Taxa: Quercus virginiana, Juniperus ashei, Nassella leucotricha
Soil Texture: Clay-loam, speck texture