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Artemisia dracunculus L.
USDA Symbol: ardr4
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Hairless, shrub-like; from short rhizome.
This is the same plant that yields the cooking herb tarragon. It is a member of the same genus as sagebrush species.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
AK , AZ , CA , CO , CT , IA , ID , IL , KS , MA , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OK , OR , SD , TX , UT , WA , WI , WY Canada: AB
, YT Native Distribution:
Widely distributed; Alaska (rare) and across most of Canada; in the contiguous U.S., from the Pacific coast to the Great Lakes and Texas; also Massachusetts to New Jersey. Native Habitat:
communities to subalpine woods. USDA Native Status: L48(N),
AK (I?), CAN(N)
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Texas Discovery Gardens
- Dallas, TXNative Seed Network
- Corvallis, OR
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff