Taxon  Report   717 
Artemisia norvegica  Fr.  ssp. saxatilis  (Besser) H. M. Hall & Clem.
Boreal sagewort,  Mountain sage
Artemisia norvegica ssp. saxatilis
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Artemisia norvegica ssp. saxatilis
© 2006 Steve Matson
Artemisia norvegica ssp. saxatilis
© 2013 Dana York
Artemisia norvegica ssp. saxatilis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Artemisia norvegica ssp. saxatilis
© 2013 Robert Steers
Genus: Artemisia
Parent Record Artemisia norvegica
Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Artemisia arctica ssp. arctica
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ICPN: Artemisia arctica ssp. arctica
ICPN: Artemisia arctica
More information about  Artemisia norvegica ssp. saxatilis
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Sep 21, 2018).

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