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Plant    Species Name:
Artemisia frigida Willd.
syn. Absinthium frigidum (Willd.) Besser

Common Name:
prairie sagewort


Missouri River Bluffs, South Dakota   October 3, 1804
Springfield, South Dakota   September 2, 1804

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

Artemisia frigida (PH-LC 24); this specimen includes Lewis’ tag (#41).

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

See following caption
collected by J.T. Sarvis 157, Mandan, North Dakota, 1915

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