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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.


Sorghastrum nutans

Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash

Indiangrass, Yellow Indiangrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: SONU2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-630B

Field Data Form: LBJWC-630B.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-11-20
Accession Number: LBJWC-630B
Collection Number: 630B
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: Blanco
Geog_area: Round Mountain
Location: Corky Cox Road

Latitude: 30.334560
Longitude: -98.181930
Altitude: 219 M
Elevation in M: 219

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Cynodon dactylon, Sorghum halepense, Bothriochloa laguroides, Schizachyrium scoparium, Carya illinoinensis, Croton monanthogynus, Glottidium vesicarium, Juniperus ashei, Tripsacum dactyloides, Diospyros texana
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: Brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 101-500 sq. m. 200 plants sampled.
Population Size: 200

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 668 seeds
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