Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Artemisia serrata Nutt. image
Photographer: Marcie O'Connor           

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Emmet J. Judziewicz

Marcie O'Connor

Marcie O'Connor
Family Asteraceae
Artemisia serrata Nutt.
saw-leaf mugwort, saw-toothed sagebrush, saw-tooth wormwood, toothed sage
Artemisia: referring to the Greek goddess Artemis who so benefited from a plant of this family that she gave it her own name
serrata: saw-toothed
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 3'-6' tall forb; stems mostly hairless below the inflorescence; from rhizomes
Flower: head yellowish; inflorescence large, leafy clusters; blooms Aug.-Oct.
Fruit:elliptical, dry seed
Leaf:alternate, many, lance-like, undivided leaves with sharp, even teeth; upper side green, lower side silvery leaf drawing
Habitat: prairies, low ground
(Glossary)

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