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Arabis furcata
Cascade rockcress, Columbia Gorge rockcress, fork-haired rockcress

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Washington to Oregon.

Habitat: Open slopes, meadows, and ridgelines in alpine and subalpine areas, and exposed areas in the Columbia River Gorge.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Self-pollination, bees, flies


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Accepted Name:
Arabis furcata S. Watson
Publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts. 17: 362. 1882.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Arabis furcata S. Watson var. furcata [KZ99]
Arabis suksdorfii Howell
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Arabis furcata in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Arabis furcata checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Arabis furcata information.

E-Flora BC: Arabis furcata atlas page.

CalPhotos: Arabis furcata photos.

USDA Plants: Arabis furcata information.

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