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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Chionanthus virginicus L.
White Fringetree, Fringe Tree, Snowflower Tree, Flowering Ash, Old Man's Beard, Grandfather Graybeard, Grancy GraybeardOleaceae (Olive Family)
USDA Symbol: CHVI3
Accession Number: LBJWC-1072Field Data Form: LBJWC-1072.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-07-28
Accession Number: LBJWC-1072
Collection Number: 1072
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Kennedy, K., Ohlsson-Salmon, R., McLaughlin, B., Hill, S.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
Location: Approximately 1.8 miles on 144 west to CR2215. Left turn on CR2215, population located on both sides on the road on TXDOT propertt and Kennedy property. Appox. 0.5 to 1 miles after turning on CR2215. Latitude: 32.989160
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 450 FT
Elevation in M: 137 land_owner: Private
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Aristolochia reticulata, Passiflora lutea, Liatris squarrosa, Antennaria plantaginifolia, Poa sp., Rhynchosia latifolia, Elymus canadensis, Diospyros virginiana, Quercus sp., Centrosema virginianum, Toxicodendron radicans, Viburnum rufidulum, Ceanothus americanus, Ilex vomitoria, Rudbeckia hirta
Geology: Weches, Queen City, and Reklaw Formations
Soil Texture: Sandy clay, iron ore present, 5 YR 4/6.
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 11 plants sampled.
Population Size: 50
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R. - LBJWC:In field:5-9-2007