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Draba arabisans

Draba arabisans
Second-year bloom
rock whitlow-grass
Third-year bloom
Synonym(s) Draba incana var. arabisans
Common name rock whitlow-grass
Family brassicaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers white (spring)
Size 4-8"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes well-drained soil
From seed germinates readily at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

North-Eastern US native, found in rock crevices. Forms a low-growing lax tuft, with white flowers held above on thin stems. Blooms late April into May in our garden.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from HPS/MAG '02/'03 exchange. Baggy 70F (93%G, 7-10d)
  2. Seed from NARGS '20/'21 exchange. Baggy 70F (56%G, 5-10d)

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