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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.


Frangula caroliniana

Frangula caroliniana (Walter) A. Gray

Carolina Buckthorn, Carolina False Buckthorn, Yellow Buckthorn, Indian Cherry, Yellowwood

Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn Family)
USDA Symbol: FRCA13

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-611

Field Data Form: LBJWC-611.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-10-17
Accession Number: LBJWC-611
Collection Number: 0611
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
Location: River Fern Court

Latitude: 30.585010
Longitude: -97.990760
Altitude: 311 M
Elevation in M: 311

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Quercus fusiformis, Juniperus ashei, Quercus buckleyi, Smilax bona-nox, Platanus occidentalis, Berchemia scandens, Lonicera albiflora, Verbesina virginica, Bothriochloa sp., Schizachyrium scoparium
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: Silt, brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 1001-5000 sq. m. 50 plants sampled.
Population Size: 50
Use: San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center, 200 seeds, October 27, 2016; City of San Marcos, 200 seeds, October 27, 2016

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 50 seeds
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