Artemisia campestris subsp. canadensis

(Michaux) Scoggan

Fl. Canada 1: 52. 1978

Common names: Armoise du Canada
Basionyms: Artemisia canadensis Michaux Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 128. 1803
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 19. Treatment on page 507. Mentioned on page 506, 508.
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Illustrator: Linda Ann Vorobik
Biennials, 20–40 cm. Stems usually 1. Leaves: basal rosettes not persistent. Heads in arrays 8–10(–12) × 1–2(–3) cm. Involucres globose, 3–4 × 3.5–5(–6) mm.

Phenology: Flowering early–late summer.
Habitat: Open meadows
Elevation: 0–1000 m

Distribution

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Greenland, Man., N.B., Nfld. and Labr., Nunavut, Ont., Que., Sask., Maine.

Discussion

A more broadly circumscribed interpretation of the </i>subsp.<i> caudata complex would encompass </i>subsp.<i> canadensis.

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.