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.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.
Cenchrus spinifex Cav.
Grass Bur, Coastal Sandbur, Field Sandspur, Southern Sandbur, Spiny BurrgrassPoaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: CESP4
Accession Number: LBJWC-RLU-3Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2009-09-05
Accession Number: LBJWC-RLU-3
Collection Number: RLU-3
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Strickland, S., Urbarek, R., Nance, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
Location: RR1431 and intersection of CR344. Field west of intersection. Latitude: 30.557760
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 229 M
Elevation in M: 229
Habitat DataSoil Texture: Tan sand
Collection DataPlants Sampled: More than 2000 plants sampled
Population Size: 5000