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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-1766

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1766.pdf
Collection Date: 2015-08-03
Accession Number: LBJWC-1766
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: K. Clary

Location Data

Country: USA
Phytoregion: 32
Phytoregion_full: Texas Blackland Prairies
State: TX
County: Travis
Municipality: Austin
Geog_area: Colorado Basin
Latitude: 30.300207
Longitude: -97.716786
Altitude: 614 ft
land_owner: Public ROW

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Cynodon dactylon, Cyperus esculentus, Sisyrinchium sp.
Modifying Factors: mowed
Land Form: modified
Land Use: right-of-way

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 20
Population Size: 20
Area Sampled: <1
Area Unit: acre
Seed From: 20
Habit: forb
Height: 18 inches
Use: seed increase for monarch conservation

Inventory Data

Other: 2000 seeds
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