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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.


Chrysopsis mariana

Chrysopsis mariana (L.) Elliott

Maryland Goldenaster, Maryland Golden-aster

Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: CHMA14

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-48

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2010-11-30
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-48
Collection Number: MLE-48
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Hallowell, T., Dubois, D., Cruse, S.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Hardin
Municipality: Sandyland Sanctuary
Location: North of railroad, east of lily pond

Latitude: 30.389750
Longitude: -94.261190
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 34 FT
Elevation in M: 10

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Pinus taeda, Pinus palustris, Acer rubrum, Toxicodendron radicans, Rhynchospora gracilenta, Carex tenax, Ilex ambigua, Asclepias longifolia, Asclepias tuberosa, Tradescantia hirsutiflora, Scleria triglomerata, Cyrilla racemiflora, Croton argyranthemus, Schizachyrium scoparium, Sporobolus junceus, Smilax pumila, Opuntia humifusa
Geology: Sandstone
Soil Texture: Sand, white

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: > 1000 plants sampled.
Population Size: 5000
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:11-29-2006

Inventory Data

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