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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.


Echinocereus reichenbachii

Echinocereus reichenbachii (Terscheck ex Walp.) hort ex Haage

Lace Hedgehog Cactus, Lace Cactus, Lace Hedgehog, Purple Candle

Cactaceae (Cactus Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-PS-1

Field Data Form: LBJWC-PS-001
Collection Date: 2009-05-26
Accession Number: LBJWC-PS-1
Collection Number: PS-1
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Schulz, P.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Travis
Location: Limestone outcrops in Natural Areas of LBJWC.

Latitude: 30.187080
Longitude: -97.874360
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 234 M
Elevation in M: 234

land_owner: LBJWC

Habitat Data

Soil Texture: Brown clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: More than 100 plants sampled. Found in limestone outcro
Population Size: 100

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 3000 seeds
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