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Artemisia arbuscula  Nutt.
Black sagebrush,  Low sagebrush
Artemisia arbuscula
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Artemisia arbuscula
© 2013 Cynthia Powell
Artemisia arbuscula
© 2016 David popp
Artemisia arbuscula, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Artemisia arbuscula
© 2018 Cynthia Powell
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Artemisia arbuscula
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (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:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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