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.
Commelina erecta L.
Dayflower, Widow's Tears, White-mouth DayflowerCommelinaceae (Spiderwort Family)
USDA Symbol: COER
Accession Number: LBJWC-661Field Data Form: LBJWC-661.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-07-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-661
Collection Number: 0661
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Nance, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
Location: River Fern Court Latitude: 30.585010
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 303 Elevation in M: 303
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Juniperus ashei, Quercus fusiformis, Croton alabamensis var. texensis, Schizachyrium scoparium, Sorghastrum nutans, Mahonia trifoliolata, Smilax bona-nox, Platanus occidentalis
Soil Texture: Clay, brown
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Area sampled: 5001-10000 sq. m. 150 plants sampled.
Population Size: 150