Calflora
Taxon  Report   721    
Artemisia rothrockii  A. Gray
Rothrock sagebrush
Artemisia rothrockii
© 2003 Michael Charters
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Artemisia rothrockii
© 2015 Steve Matson
Artemisia rothrockii
© 2012 Steve Matson
Artemisia rothrockii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Artemisia rothrockii
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Artemisia
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Artemisia tridentata ssp. rothrockii
PLANTS: Artemisia tridentata var. rothrockii
PLANTS: Seriphidium rothrockii
More information about  Artemisia rothrockii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARRO4)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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