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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.


Setaria scheelei

Setaria scheelei (Steud.) Hitchc.

Southwestern Bristlegrass, Scheele's Bristlegrass, Scheele's Foxtail Grass, Foxtail Grass

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: SESC2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-794

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2010-11-20
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-794
Collection Number: MM-794
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.,Garrett, D.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Hays
Location: Blanco Shoals Greenbelt, Interstate Highway 35 at the Blanco River.

Latitude: 29.902410
Longitude: -97.899130
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 593 FT
Elevation in M: 180

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Carya illinoinensis, Celtis laevigata, Ehretia anacua, Calyptocarpus vialis, Malvastrum coromandelianum
Slope: 5
Aspect: E
Geology: Quaternary undivided
Soil Texture: Sandy loam, light gray

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 300 plants sampled.
Population Size: 400
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:11-4-2006

Inventory Data

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