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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.


Pappophorum vaginatum

Pappophorum vaginatum Buckley

Whiplash Pappusgrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: PAVA2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-PM-13

Field Data Form: LBJWC-PM-013.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-10-20
Accession Number: LBJWC-PM-13
Collection Number: PM-13
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P., Eason, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Presidio
Location: Highway 169, ca 15 miles SE of Marfa.

Latitude: 30.007360
Longitude: -104.019760
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 4125 FT
Elevation in M: 1257

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Larrea tridentata, Condalia warnockii, Bouteloua curtipendula, Flourensia cernua, Parthenium argentatum, Setaria sp., Rhus microphylla, Acacia neovernicosa
Aspect: All
Geology: Primarily igneous alluvium
Soil Texture: Silt, light reddish brown to beige

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 75-100 plants sampled.
Population Size: 100

Inventory Data

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