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Plant    Species Name:
Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt.
syn. Artemisia diversifolia Rydb.
syn. Artemisia gnaphalodes Nutt.
syn. Artemisia herriotii Rydb.
syn. Artemisia vulgaris L. var. ludoviciana (Nutt.) Kuntze

Common Name:
white sagebrush


Otoe & Cass Counties, Nebraska   July 20, 1804
The Dalles, Oregon   April 16, 1806

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

Artemisia ludoviciana var. latiloba (PH-LC 29).

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

Journal Entries:

Capt. Lewis, July 13, 1804 - No. 3o. was taken at the bald praries and is common to both low and high praries it ...  more>>

See following caption
collected by F. Tweedy 479, Washington Territory, 1882

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