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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.


Eustoma exaltatum ssp. russellianum

Eustoma exaltatum (L.) Salisb. ex G. Don ssp. russellianum (Hook.) Kartesz

Texas Bluebells, Texas Bluebell, Bluebell, Showy Prairie Gentian, Prairie Gentian

Gentianaceae (Gentian Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-53

Field Data Form: LBJWC-53.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-06-17
Accession Number: LBJWC-53
Collection Number: 0053
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Travis
Municipality: Del Valle
Location: 6801 FM-973 Road.

Latitude: 0.000000
Longitude: 0.000000

Habitat Data

Habitat: Blackland prairie, mesquite savanna
Associated Taxa: Schizachyrium scoparium, Sorghastrum nutans, Prosopis sp.
Soil Texture: Houston clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled as provided by Kew: 501-1000 square meters
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

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