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.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.
Jefea brevifolia (A. Gray) Strother
Shortleaf JefeaAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: JEBR
Accession Number: LBJWC-1076Field Data Form: LBJWC-1076.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-08-09
Accession Number: LBJWC-1076
Collection Number: 1076
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Chihuahuan Deserts
Geog_area: Christmas Mountains
Location: Ohl property, ca. 65 miles S of Alpine on Hwy. 118, in the NW part of the Christmas Mountains, on SE side of property. Latitude: 29.484160
Georeference Source: GPS
Altitude: 4048 FT
Elevation in M: 1233 land_owner: Private
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Agave lechuguilla, Dasylirion leiophyllum, Viguiera stenoloba, Yucca thompsoniana, Parthenium incanum, Acacia neovernicosa, Bouteloua ramosa, Bouteloua curtipendula, Ephedra aspera
Aspect: SE, S
Geology: Igneous, rhyolite, with outcrops of limestone
Soil Texture: Sand, gravel, reddish beige
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 250 plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000