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.
Phacelia congesta Hook.
Caterpillars, Blue Curls, FiddleneckHydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family)
USDA Symbol: PHCO2
Accession Number: LBJWC-642Field Data Form: LBJWC-642.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-05-27
Accession Number: LBJWC-642
Collection Number: 0642
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Texas Blackland Prairie
Municipality: Del Valle
Geog_area: Blackland Prairie
Location: Mellenbruch Farm, Dr. Scott Road Latitude: 30.192430
Altitude: 149 M
Elevation in M: 149
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Sorghum halepense, Monarda punctata, Convolvulus equitans, Ipomoea cordatotriloba, Cynodon dactylon, Coreopsis basalis, Celtis laevigata, Cucurbita foetidissima, Engelmannia peristenia, Rudbeckia hirta, Hordeum pusillum
Soil Texture: Dark brown
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 250
Population Size: 500
Height: 3 ft