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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.


Verbesina lindheimeri

Verbesina lindheimeri B.L. Rob. & Greenm.

Lindheimer's Crownbeard

Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: VELI2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-796

Field Data Form: LBJWC-MM-796.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-11-13
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-796
Collection Number: MM-796
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Bulla, D.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Travis
Municipality: Austin
Location: CR2222 at Jester, northwest corner; future site of Canyon Ridge Shopping Center.

Latitude: 30.371130
Longitude: -97.800470
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 649 FT
Elevation in M: 197

land_owner: Canyon Ridge Development

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Juniperus ashei, Quercus fusiformis, Prunus serotina, Sophora secundiflora, Garrya ovata, Heliotropium tenellum, Thamnosma texana, Aristida sp., Bouteloua hirsuta
Slope: 10
Aspect: S, SE
Geology: Cretaceous limestone
Soil Texture: Clay loam, dark gray

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 30 plants sampled.
Population Size: 30
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:From pressed specimen on day of collection:11-13-2006

Inventory Data

NCGRP: 5600 seeds
LBJWC: 3600 seeds
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