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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.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: left fence nursery area

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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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