Taxon  Report   728 
Artemisia tridentata  Nutt.  ssp. vaseyana  (Rydb.) Beetle
Mountain big sagebrush,  Mountain sagebrush
Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana
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Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Artemisia
Parent Record Artemisia tridentata
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Artemisia tridentata var. pauciflora
PLANTS: Artemisia tridentata var. vaseyana
PLANTS: Artemisia vaseyana
PLANTS: Seriphidium tridentatum ssp. vaseyanum
PLANTS: Seriphidium vaseyanum
More information about  Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana
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: Aug 28, 2016).

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