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Last updated 3/23/2009 by David Giblin.
Artemisia michauxiana Besser[FNA19, HC, HC2]
Michaux's mugwort, lemon sagewort, Michaux's wormwood

Publication: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 324. 1833.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA19: "Members of the Artemisia ludoviciana complex with deeply lobed leaves are sometimes confused with A. michauxiana, and there is evidence that plants hybridize in some locations. Artemisia michauxiana is distinguished by its glabrous, bright green to yellow-green foliage and lemony-sweet fragrance."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Artemisia vulgaris L. var. michauxiana (Besser) H. St. John