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Artemisia bigelovii (Bigelow sage)
Anderson, Wynn

Artemisia bigelovii

Artemisia bigelovii A. Gray

Bigelow Sage, Bigelow Sagebrush, Flat Sagebrush

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: ARBI3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub , Shrub
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov


USA: AZ , CA , CO , NM , NV , TX , UT

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Artemisia bigelovii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Artemisia bigelovii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Artemisia bigelovii


Record Modified: 2021-04-04
Research By: CBR

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