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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.


Mahonia swaseyi

Mahonia swaseyi (Buckley ex Young) Fedde

Texas Barberry, Texas Oregon-grape

Berberidaceae (Barberry Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1038

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1038.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-06-10
Accession Number: LBJWC-1038
Collection Number: 1038
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Harms, R., Garrett, D., Ito, S.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 30E
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Hays
Location: Approximately 9 miles northwest of Dripping Springs, on rolling hills above Dead Man's Creek.

Latitude: 30.289720
Longitude: -98.166080
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 990 FT
Elevation in M: 301

land_owner: Private

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Quercus fusiformis, Juniperus ashei, Diospyros virginiana, Mahonia trifoliolata, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Smilax bona-nox
Slope: 5
Aspect: E, W
Geology: Cretaceous limestone
Soil Texture: Clay loam, dark grayish brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 14 plants sampled. Land owner observed that plants are
Population Size: 14
Specimen Notes: Harms, R. - University of Texas:In field:6-10-2007

Inventory Data

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