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Spring Draba - Draba verna


Global Rank: GNR
State Rank: SNA

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General Description
Annual from a simple caudex. Stems 3–15 cm, unbranched. Basal leaves oblanceolate, 5–20 mm long, entire to dentate. Stem leaves lacking. Vestiture of few-branched hairs. Petals white, 2-lobed, 2–3 mm long. Fruit ascending, 3–8 × 1–2.5 mm, glabrous; style up to 0.2 mm long; lower pedicels 5–20 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Unknown/Undetermined
 


Range Comments
Throughout much of eastern and western, temperate N. America (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 17

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Habitat
Disturbed soil of fields, grasslands, along streams and roads; plains, valleys to montane (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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