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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.


Ostrya virginiana

Ostrya virginiana (Mill.) K. Koch

Eastern Hop-hornbeam, American Hop-hornbeam, Woolly Hop-hornbean, Eastern Ironwood, Roughbark Ironwood, Ironwood, Deerwood, Leverwood

Betulaceae (Birch Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-36

Field Data Form: LBJWC-MLE-036.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-09-28
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-36
Collection Number: MLE-36
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Cherokee
Location: Ca 7 miles south of Alto on 294.

Latitude: 31.638030
Longitude: -95.213160
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 309 FT
Elevation in M: 94

Habitat Data

Geology: Sandstone
Soil Texture: Sand, reddish tan

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Collected from most accessile plants along roadside, sp
Population Size: 60
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:9-28-2006

Inventory Data

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