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Arabis  rigidissima Rollins   
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FamilyBRASSICACEAE
Genus species var.Arabis  rigidissima Rollins 
SynonymsBoechera rigidissima (Rollins) Al-Shehbaz
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevada
rocky slopes
Altitude1800-2000m
Description basal leaves spathulate, entire, obtuse, rather glabrous, 15-30mm long, stem leaves ovate to oblong, petals spathulate 7-9mm long, siliques erect, glabrous, 5-7cm long
Size20-60cm
Colorpurple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 10-16°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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