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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 viridis

Asclepias viridis Walter

Green Milkweed, Spider Milkweed

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)
USDA Symbol: ASVI2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1786

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1786.pdf
Collection Date: 2015-06-26
Accession Number: LBJWC-1786
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: C. Clark

Location Data

Country: USA
Phytoregion: 32
Phytoregion_full: Texas Blackland Prairies
State: TX
County: Hunt
Municipality: Merit
Geog_area: Trinity River Basin
Location: Not provided to protect population from overcollection.

Latitude: 0.000000
Longitude: 0.000000
land_owner: Not provided

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Not provided
Modifying Factors: Not provided
Land Form: Not provided
Land Use: Cow pasture
Geology: Alkaline blackland clay
Soil Texture: Clay
Soil Color: Not provided

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 214
Population Size: Not provided
Area Sampled: Not provided
Seed From: plants
Habit: forb
Use: Seed increase to support monarch conservation

Inventory Data

Other: 5500 seeds
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