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Arabis patens

Arabis patens Sull.

Spreading Rockcress

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)


USDA Symbol: ARPA2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Biennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May


USA: AL , GA , IN , KY , MD , MS , NC , OH , PA , TN , VA , WV

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-03-05
Research By: CBR

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