Taxon  Report   8472 
Artemisia vulgaris  L., sensu stricto
Common wormwood
Artemisia vulgaris
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Artemisia vulgaris
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Artemisia vulgaris
© 2009 Phil Pullen
Artemisia vulgaris, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is not native to California.

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Artemisia vulgaris
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Artemisia
escaped cultivar
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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PLANTS: Artemisia selengensis
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris var. selengensis
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris var. latiloba
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris var. kamtschatica
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris var. glabra
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris var. coarctata
PLANTS: Artemisia unalaskensis
PLANTS: Artemisia unalaskensis var. aleutica
PLANTS: Artemisia tilesii var. aleutica
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris var. vulgaris
More information about  Artemisia vulgaris
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This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 28, 2018).

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