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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.


Asclepias oenotheroides

Asclepias oenotheroides Cham. & Schltdl.

Zizotes Milkweed, Hierba De Zizotes, Side-cluster Milkweed, Longhorn Milkweed, Primrose Milkweed, Lindheimer's Milkweed

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1790

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1790.pdf
Collection Date: 2015-10-11
Accession Number: LBJWC-1790
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: M. Marr

Location Data

Country: USA
Phytoregion: 33
Phytoregion_full: East Central Texas Plains
State: TX
County: Guadalupe
Municipality: Capote
Geog_area: Guadalupe River Basin, Mill Creek Watershed
Location: FM Road 466

Latitude: 29.524667
Longitude: -97.809194
Altitude: 506 ft
land_owner: Public right-of-way

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Cynodon dactylon, Eragrostis secundiflora, Cenchrus spinifex, Chloris X subdolichostachya, Heterotheca subaxillaris, Rhynchosia minima, Ipomoea cordatotriloba
Modifying Factors: mowed
Land Form: ridge
Land Use: right-of-way
Slope: 3
Aspect: NA
Geology: sandstone
Soil Texture: loamy fine sand
Soil Color: not recorded

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 37
Population Size: 120
Area Sampled: 36
Area Unit: acres
Seed From: 37
Habit: forb
Height: 18 inches
Use: Seed increase to support monarch conservation

Inventory Data

Other: 1900 seeds
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