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.
Styrax americanus Lam.
American Snowbell, American Snowbells, American Silverbells, Big-leaf Snowbell, StoraxStyracaceae (Storax Family)
USDA Symbol: STAM4
Accession Number: LBJWC-1081Field Data Form: LBJWC-1081.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-08-30
Accession Number: LBJWC-1081
Collection Number: 1081
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R., Eason, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
Geog_area: Carter's Chute and Goat Island
Location: Caddo Lake WMA. Hwy. 43N to Andrew's Road, follow private oil company road to Goat Island and WMA. Population is located at edge of Carter's Chute and Goat Island in a depression. Latitude: 32.758300
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 164 FT
Elevation in M: 49 land_owner: USFWS
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Taxodium distichum, Brunnichia ovata, Smilax bona-nox, Cyperus sp., Vaccinium arboreum
Geology: Wilcox and Midway Groups
Soil Texture: Muck, 10YR 5.3
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 10 plants sampled.
Population Size: 10
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R., Adams, V. - LBJWC:In field:4-4-2007