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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.


Styrax platanifolius

Styrax platanifolius Engelm.

Sycamore-leaf Snowbell

Styracaceae (Storax Family)
USDA Symbol: STPL3

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-WCW-1

Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2009-10-01
Accession Number: LBJWC-WCW-1
Collection Number: WCW-1
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ward, W.C.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Kendell
Municipality: Boerne
Location: Cibilo Creek on Herff Falls Ranch on southeastern edge of Boerne.

Latitude: 29.776600
Longitude: -98.709610
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 414 M
Elevation in M: 414

Habitat Data

Slope: 15-30
Aspect: N
Soil Texture: Dark brown clay-silt

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 20 plants sampled. This is a very uncommon plant, rarel
Population Size: 74

Inventory Data

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