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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.


Cenchrus spinifex

Cenchrus spinifex Cav.

Grass Bur, Coastal Sandbur, Field Sandspur, Southern Sandbur, Spiny Burrgrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: CESP4

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-RLU-3

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2009-09-05
Accession Number: LBJWC-RLU-3
Collection Number: RLU-3
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Strickland, S., Urbarek, R., Nance, J.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Burnet
Location: RR1431 and intersection of CR344. Field west of intersection.

Latitude: 30.557760
Longitude: -98.151080
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 229 M
Elevation in M: 229

Habitat Data

Soil Texture: Tan sand

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: More than 2000 plants sampled
Population Size: 5000

Inventory Data

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