Artemisia globularia subsp. lutea

(Hultén) L. M. Shultz

Sida 21: 1638. 2005.

Basionym: Artemisia globularia var. lutea Hultén Fl. Alaska Yukon 10: 1567. 1950
Synonyms: Artemisia flava
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 19. Treatment on page 526. Mentioned on page 525.

Flowering stems 5–9 cm. Corollas yellow, orange-glandular. Cypselae 1.5–2 mm, margins with relatively broad ribs.

Phenology: Flowering late spring–mid summer.
Habitat: Rocky ridges and slopes
Elevation: 0–100 m


Subspecies lutea is common on St. Mathew Island and infrequent on surrounding islands and the mainland (Seward Peninsula). It might be confused with Artemisia furcata.

Selected References


Lower Taxa