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Big Sagebrush

Artemisia tridentata (Nutt.) W. A. Weber

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Artemisia tridentata (Big Sagebrush) is a species of shrub in the family Asteraceae. They are native to Canada, The Contiguous United States, North America, and Western North America. They have yellow flowers and achenes. Flowers are visited by Tabanus punctifer and Hunt Bumble Bee. Individuals can grow to 4 feet.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of big sagebrush. View this species on GBIF