Artemisia

 

Artemisia comes from semi-arid areas of the northern hemisphere and are cultivated for their feathery green-grey foliage and their fragrance. A number are grown as herbs. The collective common name is 'Wormwood'.

Species and varieties
Artemisia abrotanum (Southernwood, Old Man)
Artemisia absinthium (Absinthium)
Artemisia arborescens (Tree Wormwood)
Artemisia californica (California Sagebrush)
Artemisia cana (Silver Sagebrush)
Artemisia caucasica (Silver Spreader)
Artemisia dracunculus (French Tarragon, True Tarragon)
Artemisia frigida (Prairie Sagewort, Fringed Sagebrush)
Artemisia lactiflora (White Mugwort)
Artemisia ludoviciana (Native Wormwood, White Sage)
Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. albula (Silver King Artemisia)
Artemisia pontica (Roman Wormwood)
Artemisia 'Powis Castle' (Powis Castle Wormwood)
Artemisia pycnocephala (Sandhill Sage, Sandhill Wormwood)
Artemisia schmidtiana (Silver Mound Artemisia, Angel's Hair)
Artemisia stelleriana (Old Woman, Dusty Miller, Beach Wormwood)
Artemisia tridentata (Big Sagebrush)
Artemisia vulgaris (Common Wormwood, mugwort)
Artemisia albula synonym of Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. albula (Silver King Artemisia)
Artemisia ludoviciana var. albula synonym of Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. albula (Silver King Artemisia)
Artemisia procera synonym of Artemisia abrotanum (Southernwood, Old Man)
Artemisia purshiana synonym of Artemisia ludoviciana (Native Wormwood, White Sage)

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