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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.


Sarracenia alata

Sarracenia alata Alph. Wood

Yellow Trumpets, Yellow Pitcher Plant, Yellow Trumpet, Flycatcher, Trumpet Pitcher Plant

Sarraceniaceae (Pitcher-plant Family)
USDA Symbol: SAAL4

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-39

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2010-10-16
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-39
Collection Number: MLE-39
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Chapmann, S., Hallowell, T., Hallowell, J., Salmon, R.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Tyler
Location: Railroad easement ca 50 yards west of Highway 69 on the south side of County Road 1550.

Latitude: 30.580550
Longitude: -94.401950
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 134 FT
Elevation in M: 40

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Hydrolea ovata, Andropogon glomeratus, Chasmanthium latifolium, Paspalum floridanum, Bidens frondosa, Conoclinium coelestinum, Commelina erecta, Cyperus pseudovegetus, Cyrilla racemiflora, Ilex decidua, Juncus coriaceus, Jacquemontia tamnifolia, Magnolia virginiana, Saururus cernuus
Geology: Sandstone
Soil Texture: Clay/silt mix, grayish brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Seed collected from range of population, majority of pl
Population Size: 500
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:10-1-2006

Inventory Data

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