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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.


Habranthus tubispathus

Habranthus tubispathus (L'Hér.) Traub

Rio Grande Copperlily, Copper Lily, Rio Grande Copper-lily

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1599

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1599.pdf
Collection Date: 2013-09-10
Accession Number: LBJWC-1599
Collection Number: SL2013-016
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Rheba Kuehl

Location Data

Country: USA
Phytoregion_full: Texas Blackland Prairies
State: TX
County: McLennan
Municipality: Mart
Location: Five miles west of Mart

Latitude: 31.530312
Longitude: -96.903040
Altitude: 588 ft
land_owner: Rheba Kuehl
permission: Rheba Kuehl

Habitat Data

Modifying Factors: Grazed
Land Form: Stream terraces
Land Use: Pasture
Slope: 2
Geology: Clayey alluvium of quaternary age
Soil Texture: Clay loam
Soil Color: Not recorded

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 60
Population Size: 150
Area Sampled: 300
Area Unit: square feet
Seed From: 60
Habit: forb
Height: 10 inches
Use: Research and restoration projects

Inventory Data

LBJWC: 4516 seeds
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