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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Symphyotrichum divaricatum (Nutt.) G.L. Nesom
Southern Annual Saltmarsh Aster, Lawn American-aster, White Wood Aster, Saltmarsh Aster, Slender AsterAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: SYDI2
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-784Field Data Form: LBJWC-MM-784.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-10-16
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-784
Collection Number: MM-784
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Duhon, L.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: San Marcos
Geog_area: Blanco River
Location: Blackland Prairie, at IH-35 overpass. Latitude: 29.912860
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 558 FT
Elevation in M: 170 land_owner: City of San Marcos
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Sesbania herbacea, Panicum virgatum, Sorghum halepense, Xanthium strumarium, Ambrosia trifida
Aspect: Not applicable
Geology: Cretaceous limestone
Soil Texture: Gravel, light gray
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 100 plants sampled.
Population Size: 100
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field :10-16-2006