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Arabis hirsuta (L.) Scop.
Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)
USDA Symbol: ARHI
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (NI)
Arabis hirsuta has a basal rosette of hairy, oblong leaves, clasping stem leaves, and pods that are erect or pressed against the stem.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual
Fruit Type: Silique
Size Notes: Up to about 30 inches tall.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
Bloom Notes: White to yellowish white.
DistributionUSA: AK , AR , AZ , CA , CO , CT , GA , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OR , PA , SD , TN , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: NB , NS
Native Habitat: Alpine,Rocky Bluff
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Natural Biodiversity - Johnstown, PA
Web ReferenceWebref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
From the ArchiveWildflower Newsletter 1990 VOL. 7, NO.4 - Research Update, Wild-Collecting Endangers Natives, Director's Report, Maryland ...
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Arabis hirsuta in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Arabis hirsuta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Arabis hirsuta
MetadataRecord Modified: 2022-11-02
Research By: TWC Staff