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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.


Styphnolobium affine

Styphnolobium affine (Torr. & A. Gray) Walp.

Eve's Necklace, Eve's Necklacepod, Texas Sophora, Pink Sophora, Necklace Tree

Fabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: STAF4

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-703

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2009-10-16
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-703
Collection Number: MM-703
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Johnson, J.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Hays
Municipality: Kyle
Location: 4443 Farm to Market Road 150

Latitude: 30.032750
Longitude: -97.943050
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 867 FT
Elevation in M: 264

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Quercus fusiformis, Juniperus ashei, Ulmus crassifolia, Diospyros texana, Sideroxylon lanuginosum, Croton fruticulosus, Opuntia leptocaulis, Forestiera pubescens, Mahonia trifoliolata, Sophora secundiflora
Slope: 4%
Aspect: SE
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: Clayey loam, dark gray

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 24 plants sampled.
Population Size: 24
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:10-15-2005

Inventory Data

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