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.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.
Helianthus maximiliani Schrad.
Maximilian Sunflower, Max SunflowerAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: HEMA2
Accession Number: LBJWC-629Field Data Form: LBJWC-629.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-11-05
Accession Number: LBJWC-629
Collection Number: 0629
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Nance, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
Location: River Fern Court, creekside Latitude: 30.585010
Altitude: 311 M
Elevation in M: 311
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Juniperus ashei, Quercus buckleyi, Quercus fusiformis, Toxicodendron radicans, Eupatorium serotinum, Lobelia cardinalis, Andropogon glomeratus, Sorghastrum nutans, Smilax bona-nox
Soil Texture: Brown
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Area sampled: 501-1000 sq. m. 200 plants sampled.
Use: Austin, Vireo Hill Preserve, 2017, 25 seeds