Calflora
Taxon  Report   707    
Artemisia cana  Pursh  ssp. bolanderi  (A. Gray) G. H. Ward
Bolander silver sagebrush,  Bolander's silver sagebrush
Artemisia cana ssp. bolanderi
© 2013 Steve Matson
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Artemisia cana ssp. bolanderi
© 2009 Richard Spjut
Artemisia cana ssp. bolanderi
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
Artemisia cana ssp. bolanderi, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Artemisia cana ssp. bolanderi
© 2016 James Gonsman
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Artemisia
Parent: Artemisia cana
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Artemisia bolanderi
PLANTS: Artemisia tridentata var. bolanderi
PLANTS: Seriphidium canum ssp. bolanderi
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More information about  Artemisia cana ssp. bolanderi
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 (ARCAB3)

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 16, 2018).

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