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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.


Drosera capillaris

Drosera capillaris Poir.

Pink Sundew

Droseraceae (Sundew Family)
USDA Symbol: DRCA2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1039

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1039.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-06-07
Accession Number: LBJWC-1039
Collection Number: 1039
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 34E
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
State: Texas
County: Hardin
Geog_area: Champion Lake
Location: Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge. Enter main entrance, right turn on dirt road by log cabins. Located on S/SE side of road on pipeline right-of-way.

Latitude: 30.391110
Longitude: -94.247770
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 22 FT
Elevation in M: 6

land_owner: FWS

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Ilex coriacea, Ilex vomitoria, Pinus taeda, Pinus palustris, Sassafras albidum, Quercus phellos, Quercus nigra, Magnolia virginiana, Lycopodium sp., Nyssa sylvatica, Liquidambar styraciflua, Cyrilla racemiflora
Slope: <1
Geology: Lissie Formation with additional alluvial and Fluviatile terrace deposits
Soil Texture: Muck, dark brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 75 plants sampled.
Population Size: 100
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:From pressed specimen on another date:6-15-2007

Inventory Data

MSB: 10000 seeds
NCGRP: 6000 seeds
LBJWC: 4000 seeds
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