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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.


Argemone aurantiaca

Argemone aurantiaca G.B. Ownbey

Texas Pricklypoppy, Texas Prickly Poppy

Papaveraceae (Poppy Family)
USDA Symbol: ARAU2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-PAK-1

Field Data Form: LBJWC-PAK-001.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-06-06
Accession Number: LBJWC-PAK-1
Collection Number: PAK-1
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Kellam, P.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Travis
Municipality: Manchaca
Location: Tunnel Trail, second terrace above Onion Creek.

Latitude: 30.134110
Longitude: -97.816080
Altitude: 615 FT
Elevation in M: 187

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Ulmus crassifolia, Viguiera dentata, Rivina humilis, Clematis drummondii
Soil Texture: Clay

Collection Data

Inventory Data

MSB: 10000 seeds
LBJWC: 6110 seeds
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