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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Genus Results

Category: Dicots
Family Name: Brassicaceae


Boechera - [maps | photos]

  • Boechera burkii (Porter) Windham & Al-Shehbaz
    Common Name: Burk's smooth rock cress
             • Arabis laevigata (Muhl. ex Willd.) Poir. var. burkii Porter
             • Arabis burkii (Porter) Small
             • Arabis canadensis L.
  • Boechera dentata Al-shehbaz & Zarucchi (TN Special Concern)
    Common Name: Short's rockcress
             • Arabis shortii (Fernald) Gleason
             • Arabis perstellata E.L. Braun var. shortii Fernald
             • Boechera shortii (Fern.) Al-Shehbaz
  • Boechera laevigata (Muhl. ex Willd.) Al-Shehbaz
    Common Name: smooth rock cress
             • Arabis laevigata (Muhl. ex Willd.) Poir.
  • Boechera patens (Sull.) Al-Shehbaz (TN Endangered)
    Common Name: spreading rock cress
             • Arabis patens Sull.
  • Boechera perstellata (E.L. Braun) Al-Shehbaz (TN Endangered)  (Fed Listed Endangered)
    Common Name: Braun's rock cress
             • Arabis perstellata E.L. Braun var. ampla Rollins
             • Arabis perstellata E.L. Braun

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
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