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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.


Bouteloua ramosa

Bouteloua ramosa Scribn. ex Vasey

Chino Grama

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: BORA4

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-PM-12

Field Data Form: LBJWC-PM-012.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-10-16
Accession Number: LBJWC-PM-12
Collection Number: PM-12
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P., Weckesser, W.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Brewster
Location: 3 miles west of Terlingua on Ranch Road 170, and then ca 2/10 mile NW of turn off from 170.

Latitude: 29.320650
Longitude: -103.654910
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 3167 FT
Elevation in M: 965

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Agave sp., Agave lechuguilla, Larrea tridentata, Euphorbia antisyphilitica, Acacia sp., Prosopis glandulosa, Dalea formosa, Viguiera stenoloba
Slope: Gentle
Aspect: SE
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: Silt and sand, white to beige with red streaks and patc

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 60 plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000

Inventory Data

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