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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.


Dalea emarginata

Dalea emarginata (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners

Wedgeleaf Prairie Clover

Fabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: DAEM2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1053

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1053.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-06-17
Accession Number: LBJWC-1053
Collection Number: 1053
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Castillo, M., Terry, J.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 31N
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
State: Texas
County: Cameron
Geog_area: Rio Grande River
Location: Lower Rio Grande Valley National Wildlife Refuge. Boca Chica Beach, near mouth of Rio Grande River on the leeward side of the dunes.

Latitude: 25.983330
Longitude: -97.153050
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 10 FT
Elevation in M: 3

land_owner: FWS

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Amaranthus greggii, Blutaparon vermiculare, Borrichia frutescens, Conoclinium betonicifolium, Erigeron procumbens, Gaillardia pulchella, Rayjacksonia phyllocephala, Batis maritima, Heliotropium curassavicum, Cakile geniculata, Salicornia depressa, Ipomoea imperati, Ipomoea pes-caprae, Mimosa strigillosa, Samolus ebracteatus, Uniola paniculata, Monanthochloe littoralis, Avicennia germinans, Lycium carolinianum
Soil Texture: Sandy-clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 500+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 2000
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:6-17-2007

Inventory Data

MSB: 10 seeds
LBJWC: 2000 seeds
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