Artemisia annua L.
Family: Asteraceae
annual sage-wort, sweet wormwood
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image
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, annual, 1'-10' tall, very bushy, sweet-smelling forb
Leaves: mostly hairless, not silvery, feathery leaf drawing
Flowers: inflorescence loose, branched, dense clusters
Fruits: top-shaped dry seed
Conservation Status: Introduced - adventive
Artemisia annua image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image
Artemisia annua image