Taxon  Report   708 
Artemisia douglasiana  Besser
California mugwort,  Douglas' sagewort
Artemisia douglasiana
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Artemisia douglasiana
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Artemisia douglasiana
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Artemisia douglasiana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Artemisia douglasiana
© 2004 George W. Hartwell
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Artemisia
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Artemisia campestris var. douglasiana
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris ssp. heterophylla
PLANTS: Artemisia vulgaris var. douglasiana
More information about  Artemisia douglasiana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 29, 2016).

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