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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.


Mimosa latidens

Mimosa latidens (Small) B.L. Turner

Kairn's Sensitive Briar

Fabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: MILA15

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-DS-1

Field Data Form: LBJWC-DS-1.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-06-16
Accession Number: LBJWC-DS-1
Collection Number: DS-1
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Van der Ende, G., Hoffman, B., Langston, R., Sherrill, D., Strickland, S.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Burnet
Municipality: Balcones Canyonland NWR
Location: Doeskin Ranch. Fields around main parking area off 1174.

Latitude: 30.621200
Longitude: -98.073910
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 313 M
Elevation in M: 313

land_owner: USFWS

Habitat Data

Soil Texture: Tan silt-sand

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 500
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 1600 seeds
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