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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.


Guaiacum angustifolium

Guaiacum angustifolium Engelm.

Texas Lignum-vitae, Soapbush, Guayacan

Zygophyllaceae (Creosote-Bush Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-12

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2005-11-12
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-12
Collection Number: MLE-12
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Davis, J., Eason, M., Gerrit, D., Marr, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Terrell
Municipality: Independence Creek Preserve
Location: Main Canyon North of compound (bunkhouse).

Latitude: 30.468680
Longitude: -101.790530
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 624 M
Elevation in M: 624

land_owner: TNC

Habitat Data

Soil Texture: Light tan sandy-clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: More than 500 plants sampled
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 1600 seeds
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