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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.


Penstemon baccharifolius

Penstemon baccharifolius Hook.

Rock Penstemon, Rock Beardtongue, Cut-leaf Penstemon, Cut-leaf Beardtongue, Baccharis-leaf Penstemon, Baccharis-leaf Beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-7

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2009-09-01
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-7
Collection Number: MLE-7
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Strickland, S.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Terrell
Municipality: Independence Creek Preserve
Location: Found growing on face of cliff.

Latitude: 30.496300
Longitude: -101.788060
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 746 M
Elevation in M: 746

land_owner: TNC

Habitat Data

Slope: >45
Aspect: NW

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: More than 100 plants sampled. Found along limestone cli
Population Size: 300
Use: 2015, adaptations for hummingbirds, Carolyn Wessinger, University of Kansas

Inventory Data

Other: 30 seeds
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