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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.


Andropogon ternarius

Andropogon ternarius Michx.

Splitbeard Bluestem, Split Bluestem

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: ANTE2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1000

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2006-11-28
Accession Number: LBJWC-1000
Collection Number: 1000
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Salmon, R.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Harrison
Location: South of Jonesville, along American Plant Road.

Latitude: 32.457410
Longitude: -94.112380
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 329 FT
Elevation in M: 100

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Liatris elegans, Andropogon glomeratus, Baptisia nuttalliana
Slope: <5
Aspect: E
Geology: Wilcox and Midway groups
Soil Texture: Sand, clay, loam, yellowish brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 500+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000
Specimen Notes: Salmon, R. - LBJWC:In field:11-28-06

Inventory Data

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