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.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.
Malvastrum aurantiacum (Scheele) Walp.
Wright's False MallowMalvaceae (Mallow Family)
USDA Symbol: MAAU
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-800Field Data Form: LBJWC-MM-800.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-12-04
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-800
Collection Number: MM-800
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Texas Blackland Prairies
Municipality: San Marcos
Location: Borrow ditch along Missouri-Kansas-Texas railroad tracks bewtween Aquarena Springs Drive and Charles Austin Road. Latitude: 29.887940
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 562 FT
Elevation in M: 171
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Cynodon dactylon, Bothriochloa ischaemum, Convolvulus equitans, Ambrosia psilostachya, Medicago polymorpha, Sorghum halepense, Sonchus asper, Nothoscordum bivalve
Slope: < 5
Geology: Quaternary undivided
Soil Texture: Clay loam, dark gray
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 110 plants sampled.
Population Size: 200
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:4-12-2006