Artemisia frigida Willd.
Family: Asteraceae
fringed sage-wort,  more...
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Etymology: Artemisia: referring to the Greek goddess Artemis who so benefited from a plant of this family that she gave it her own name
Plants: erect, perennial, 4"-16" tall forb shrubby at the bottom, forming mats
Leaves: alternate, silky, silvery, numerous, clustered at the base, 2-3 times 3-parted into linear lobes leaf drawing
Flowers: head yellowish; inflorescence branched clusters; blooms July-Sept.
Fruits: dry seed, narrowing towards the base amd with a truncated top
Habitat: sun; dry; prairies, cliffs
Conservation Status: Special Concern
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Aaron Carlson  
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William S. Alverson  
Artemisia frigida image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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