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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.


Malvastrum aurantiacum

Malvastrum aurantiacum (Scheele) Walp.

Wright's False Mallow

Malvaceae (Mallow Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-800

Field Data Form: LBJWC-MM-800.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-12-04
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-800
Collection Number: MM-800
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 32N
Phytoregion_full: Texas Blackland Prairies
State: Texas
County: Hays
Municipality: San Marcos
Location: Borrow ditch along Missouri-Kansas-Texas railroad tracks bewtween Aquarena Springs Drive and Charles Austin Road.

Latitude: 29.887940
Longitude: -97.930610
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 562 FT
Elevation in M: 171

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Cynodon dactylon, Bothriochloa ischaemum, Convolvulus equitans, Ambrosia psilostachya, Medicago polymorpha, Sorghum halepense, Sonchus asper, Nothoscordum bivalve
Slope: < 5
Aspect: Varies
Geology: Quaternary undivided
Soil Texture: Clay loam, dark gray

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 110 plants sampled.
Population Size: 200
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:4-12-2006

Inventory Data

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