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Plant    Species Name:
Artemisia dracunculus L.
syn. Artemisia dracunculoides Pursh
syn. Artemisia dracunculus L. ssp. glauca (Pallas ex Willd.) Hall & Clements
syn. Artemisia glauca Pallas ex Willd
syn. Artemisia glauca Pallas ex Willd. var. dracunculina (S. Wats.) Fern.
syn. Oligosporus dracunculus (L.) Poljakov

Common Name:


Chamberlain, South Dakota
Near Mouth of White River
  September 15, 1804

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .

Artemisia dracunculus (PH-LC 23); this specimen includes Lewis’ tag (#52).

The copyright for this image is retained by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia; this image is used with their permission.

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collected by L.A. Bruce 63, Norway, South Dakota, 28 August 1899

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Artemisia dracunculus (WLW.0247)

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