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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.


Bothriochloa laguroides ssp. torreyana

Bothriochloa laguroides (DC.) Herter ssp. torreyana (Steud.) Allred & Gould

Silver Beard Grass, Silver Beardgrass, Silver Bluestem

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-512

Field Data Form: LBJWC-512.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-07-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-512
Collection Number: 0512
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M.

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: 30.198160
Longitude: -97.586360
Altitude: 123 M
Elevation in M: 123

Habitat Data

Habitat: Prairie
Associated Taxa: Cynodon dactylon, Sorghum halepense, Solanum elaeagnifolium, Solanum rostratum, Ambrosia psilostachya, Opuntia leptocaulis, Helianthus annuus, Panicum coloratum, Verbena halei, Convolvulus sp.

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 1001-5000 sq. m. 200 plants sampled.
Population Size: 200

Inventory Data

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