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KiKa de la Garza Plant Material Center

Kingsville Plant established in 1981
Aerial view of the Kingsville Plant

The Kika de la Garza Plant Materials Center selects conservation plants and develops new vegetative technology for the 27 million acres that make up South Texas. To date, the Center's releases include Falfurrias Germplasm big sacaton and Lavaca Germplasm Canada wildrye. The Center provides technical assistance to restore Gulf Coast prairie and the associated salt marshes, enhance waterbird habitat, revegetate areas disturbed by mining and oil field exploration, and improve range and pasture lands.

3409 N FM 1355
Kingsville, TX 78363-2704
Phone: 361.595.1313
Fax: 361.595.1313


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Texas map indicating Kingsville Plant coverage area.

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Aransas
Atascosa
Austin
Bee
Brazoria
Brooks
Calhoun
Cameron
Chambers
Colorado
De Witt
Dimmit
Duval
Fort Bend
Frio
Galveston
Goliad

Gonzales
Harris
Hidalgo
Jackson
Jefferson
Jim Hogg
Jim Wells
Karnes
Kenedy
Kinney
Kleberg
La Salle
Lavaca
Liberty
Live Oak
Matagorda
Maverick

McMullen
Medina
Nueces
Orange
Refugio
San Patricio
Starr
Uvalde
Val Verde
Victoria
Waller
Webb
Wharton
Willacy
Wilson
Zapata
Zavala

If your county is serviced by multiple plant materials centers please look at the other Center's page for more information about plant collections needed in your area.

For more information on a particular plant species please visit the Plants Database.