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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.


Elymus virginicus

Elymus virginicus L.

Virginia Wild Rye, Virginia Wildrye

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: ELVI3

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-506

Field Data Form: LBJWC-506.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-06-21
Accession Number: LBJWC-506
Collection Number: 0506
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Travis
Municipality: Del Valle
Geog_area: Blackland Prairie
Location: Mellenbrunch Farm, Dr. Scott Road.

Latitude: 30.197660
Longitude: -97.586400
Altitude: 123 M
Elevation in M: 123

Habitat Data

Habitat: Prairie, riparian
Associated Taxa: Solanum elaeagnifolium, Ambrosia psilostachya, Opuntia leptocaulis, Verbena halei, Cissus trifoliata, Nassella leucotricha, Ipomoea sp., Croton monanthogynus, Quercus virginiana
Soil Texture: Clay, brown/black

Collection Data

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

Inventory Data

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