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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.


Linum rupestre

Linum rupestre (A. Gray) Engelm. ex A. Gray

Rock Flax

Linaceae (Flax Family)
USDA Symbol: LIRU2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-GV-4

Field Data Form: LBJWC-GV-4.pdf
Collection Date: 2005-06-04
Accession Number: LBJWC-GV-4
Collection Number: GV-4
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Van der Ende, G.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Travis
Municipality: Baron Creek Preserve
Location: Found in upper elevations around Vireo Hill- Entrance off of Southwest Parkway, approx 1.6km north of Highway 71 West.

Latitude: 30.276360
Longitude: -97.898780
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 311 M
Elevation in M: 311

land_owner: TNC

Habitat Data

Soil Texture: Grey/brown silt

Collection Data

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 132 seeds
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