Braya glabella subsp. purpurascens
Canad. Field-Naturalist 108: 93. 1964.
Stems ascending to erect, 0.3–1 (–1.3) dm. Leaves: blade often fleshy, to 4 mm wide, margins usually entire, rarely 1 or 2 weak teeth per side. Racemes not elongated in fruit (often compact). Fruits oval-elliptic to oblongelliptic, usually straight, 0.5–1 cm × 1.5–3 mm, 2.5–3.7 times as long as wide; style slender or stout, (0.3–) 0.5–1.2 mm. 2n = 56.
Phenology: Flowering Jun–Jul.
Habitat: Barren, usually calcareous soils and gravel on solifluction lobes, scree, gravel bars, disturbed sites, rocky slopes, seashores
Elevation: 0-1800 m
B.C., N.W.T., Nunavut, Alaska, n Eurasia
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