Definition of Artemisia cana
1. Noun. Low much-branched perennial of western United States having silvery leaves; an important browse and shelter plant.
Generic synonyms: Sage Brush, Sagebrush
Group relationships: Genus Seriphidium, Seriphidium
Lexicographical Neighbors of Artemisia Cana
Literary usage of Artemisia cana
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"artemisia cana Pursh, Fl. Am. Sept. 521 (1814). 4186. artemisia canadensis Michx. Fl. Bor. Am. a: 128 (1803). 4187. Artemisia caudata Michx. Fl. Bor. ..."
2. Bulletin by North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station (Fargo) (1899)
"Sage-wood. Silver-sage. Great Sage-bush. Valued as forage as in case of other Sage-brushes. AC Herb.: Medora 419. artemisia cana Pursh. Hoary Sage Brush. ..."
3. Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories by Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.) (1873)
"Artemisia Ludoviciana, Nutt,, var. latifolia, T. and G.—Yellowstone Lake, August 5 ; Port Neuf Canon, Idaho, July. artemisia cana, Pursh. ..."