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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.


Cevallia sinuata

Cevallia sinuata Lag.

Stinging Serpent, Stinging Cevallia

Loasaceae (Loasa Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-8

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2009-09-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-8
Collection Number: MLE-8
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: Population found mainly around dry washes.

Latitude: 30.469530
Longitude: -101.799160
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 610 M
Elevation in M: 610

land_owner: TNC

Habitat Data

Soil Texture: Tan sand

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: More than 300 plants sampled. Population found in lower
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

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