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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.


Typha latifolia

Typha latifolia L.

Broadleaf Cattail, Common Cattail

Typhaceae (Cat-Tail Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-605

Field Data Form: LBJWC-605.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-10-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-605
Collection Number: 0605
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: Austin
Geog_area: Blackland Prairie
Location: Bernhart Property, Old Lockhart Road

Latitude: 30.132050
Longitude: -97.753050
Altitude: 134 M
Elevation in M: 134

Habitat Data

Habitat: Prairie
Associated Taxa: Salix nigra, Cynodon dactylon, Cardiospermum halicacabum, Euphorbia bicolor, Solanum rostratum, Ambrosia psilostachya, Croton monanthogynus, Phyla nodiflora, Oxalis stricta
Soil Texture: Clay, black

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 501-1000 sq. m. 50 plants sampled.
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

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