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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.


Dasylirion texanum

Dasylirion texanum Scheele

Texas Sotol, Sotol

Liliaceae (Lily Family)
USDA Symbol: DATE3

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-CW-3

Field Data Form: LBJWC-CW-3.pdf
Collection Date: 2005-08-03
Accession Number: LBJWC-CW-3
Collection Number: CW-3
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: Mason
Municipality: Wakefield Property
Geog_area: Edwards Plateau
Location: Plants found along cliff edges/rocky outcrops throughout property.

Latitude: 30.611200
Longitude: -99.305910
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 454 M
Elevation in M: 454

land_owner: Private

Habitat Data

Soil Texture: Brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: More than 50 plants sampled. Plants found along cliff e
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

MSB: 10000 seeds
LBJWC: 11056 seeds
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