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Arabis missouriensis (Green rockcress)
Cressler, Alan

Arabis missouriensis

Arabis missouriensis Greene

Green Rockcress

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)

Synonym(s): Arabis laevigata var. missouriensis, Arabis missouriensis var. deamii, Arabis viridis, Arabis viridis var. deamii, Arabis viridis var. heterophylla

USDA Symbol: ARMI5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Silique
Size Notes: Up to about 30 inches tall, often much shorter.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun


USA: AR , CT , GA , IA , IN , KS , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MO , NC , NH , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , VT , WI

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Arabis missouriensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Arabis missouriensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Arabis missouriensis


Record Modified: 2022-10-04
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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