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Arabis drummondii A. Gray
Drummond's rockcress

General Information
Symbol: ARDR
Group: Dicot
Family: Brassicaceae
Duration: Biennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: CAN   N
L48   N
AK   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM   


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Symbol Scientific Name
ARBR7 Arabis brachycarpa (Torr. & A. Gray) Britton
ARCO18 Arabis connexa Greene
ARCO24 Arabis confinis S. Watson
ARDRC Arabis drummondii A. Gray var. connexa (Greene) Fernald
ARDRO Arabis drummondii A. Gray var. oxyphylla (Greene) M. Hopkins
AROX2 Arabis oxyphylla Greene
BOAN6 Boechera angustifolia (Nutt.) Dorn
BOBR4 Boechera brachycarpa (Torr. & A. Gray) Dorn
BODR Boechera drummondii (A. Gray) Á. Löve & D. Löve
BOST4 Boechera stricta (Graham) Al-Shehbaz
ERDR2 Erysimum drummondii (A. Gray) Kuntze
TUDR Turritis drummondii (A. Gray) Lunell


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Dilleniidae
Order Capparales
Family Brassicaceae ⁄ Cruciferae – Mustard family
Genus Arabis L. – rockcress
Species Arabis drummondii A. Gray – Drummond's rockcress

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Drummond rockcress
New Jersey
Drummond's rockcress
New York
Drummond's rock cress
Drummond's rock-cress
Rhode Island
Special Concern
Drummond's rock-cress

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status


BOST4  Boechera stricta (Graham) Al-Shehbaz

Top Level Regions
Alaska FACU
Arid West FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains FACU
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU



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Description of Values

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