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.
Mentzelia albescens (Gillies & Arn.) Griseb.
Wavyleaf BlazingstarLoasaceae (Loasa Family)
USDA Symbol: MEAL5
Accession Number: LBJWC-MJM-2Field Data Form: LBJWC-MJM-2.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-06-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-MJM-2
Collection Number: MJM-2
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Macdougall, M., Smith, J., Bertenshaw, V., Marr, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Location: About 7 miles west of location where Highway 71 splits from Highway 29 on the west side of Llano. Latitude: 30.836110
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 1271 FT
Elevation in M: 387
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Yucca constricta, Plantago wrightiana, Boerhavia coccinea, Coreopsis sp.
Soil Texture: Clay, gray
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 224 plants sampled.
Population Size: 224
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:6-2-2006