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Carolina Whitlow-grass - Draba reptans


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR

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General Description
Annual from a simple caudex. Stems 3–12 cm, unbranched, leafless above. Basal leaves obovate, 3–20 mm long with entire margins. Stem leaves 2 to 5, elliptic. Vestiture of dense, simple and branched hairs, becoming glabrous above. Petals white, 3–6 mm long or absent. Fruit erect, 7–15 mm × 1.5–2.5 mm, sparsely puberulent with simple hairs; style up to 0.1 mm long; lower pedicels 1–6 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
WA to MA, south to CA and TX (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 35

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Habitat
Gravelly or sandy soil of grasslands, steppe, open forest; plains, valleys (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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