Taxon  Report   700 
Artemisia arbuscula  Nutt.
Black sagebrush,  Low sagebrush
Artemisia arbuscula
© 2013 Jean Pawek
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Artemisia arbuscula
© 2005 Chris Wagner
Artemisia arbuscula, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Artemisia arbuscula
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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