Page author: David Giblin
Artemisia cana
hoary sagebrush, silver sagebrush
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to the Rocky Mountains and northern Great Plains.

Habitat: Meadows and forest openings from valley bottoms to moderate elevations in the mountains.

Flowers: July-September

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Artemisia cana Pursh
Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. 2: 521. 1813. 1813.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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ssp. bolanderi – hoary sagebrush, silver sagebrush
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Artemisia cana in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Artemisia cana checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Artemisia cana atlas page.

CalPhotos: Artemisia cana photos.

USDA Plants: Artemisia cana information.

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