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Artemisia dracunculus

Tarragon, estragon

Life form2, 3: forb, perennial
Habitat: mountains
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf surface3: canescent to tomentose
Flower color2: greenish or green
Flowering period2: Jul. to Nov.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Synonym(s)1: Artemisia.dracunculoides
Status: rare
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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