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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.


Zanthoxylum clava-herculis

Zanthoxylum clava-herculis L.

Hercules Club, Pepperbark, Toothache Tree, Tickle Tongue, Prickly Ash

Rutaceae (Rue Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1073

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1073.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-08-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-1073
Collection Number: 1073
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Newman, W.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 34E
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
State: Texas
County: Harris
Geog_area: Katy Prairie
Location: Katy Prairie, Warren Ranch fencerows.

Latitude: 29.966660
Longitude: -95.843050
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 150 FT
Elevation in M: 45

land_owner: Katy Prairie Conservancy

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Ampelopsis arborea, Sesbania drummondii, Gaura longiflora, Croton capitatus, Rudbeckia hirta, Paspalum notatum, Paspalum plicatulum, Cyperus sp., Carex sp.
Slope: <2
Geology: Quaternary undivided
Soil Texture: Sand, reddish brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 50 plants sampled.
Population Size: 300
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:8-2-2007

Inventory Data

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