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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.


Taxodium distichum

Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.

Bald Cypress, Baldcypress, Common Bald Cypress, Southern Bald Cypress, Deciduous Cypress, Southern Cypress, Swamp Cypress, Red Cypress, White Cypress, Yellow Cypress, Gulf Cypress, Tidewater Red Cypress

Cupressaceae (Cypress Family)
USDA Symbol: TADI2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-636

Field Data Form: LBJWC-636.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-12-12
Accession Number: LBJWC-636
Collection Number: 0636
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
Location: Hamilton Pool Road, bank of Pedernales River, Corky Cox Road

Latitude: 30.348430
Longitude: -98.181760
Altitude: 219 M
Elevation in M: 219

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Andropogon glomeratus, Xanthium strumarium, Carya illinoinensis, Arundo donax, Acacia greggii, Muhlenbergia lindheimeri, Andropogon gerardii, Eupatorium serotinum, Acer negundo, Sorghastrum nutans, Rubus riograndis
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: Tan

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 5001-10000 sq. m. 100 plants sampled.
Population Size: 100

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 183 seeds
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