Hairy Braya

Hairy Braya
Braya pilosa
NWT List of Species at Risk: 
Threatened
NWT SARC Assessment: 
Threatened
Federal Species at Risk Act list: 
Under Consideration
COSEWIC Assessment: 
Endangered
NWT General Status Rank: 
At Risk
Description: 

Hairy Braya (sometimes known as Pilose Braya) is a flowering plant in the mustard family. The plants are between 4.5 and 12 cm tall arising from a tuft of basal leaves, with white flowers arranged in dense clusters. Hairy Braya is distinguished from other closely related species by its large flowers and the shape of its fruits.