Difference between revisions of "Artemisia tridentata"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia tridentata''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia tridentata''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Great Basin Sagebrush</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Great Basin Sagebrush</h3>
Fragrant and beautiful long-lived shrub. Very drought tolerant. Good for erosion control. Has high wildlife value.  Nitrogen fixing.<br>
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:Fragrant and beautiful long-lived shrub. Very drought tolerant. Good for erosion control. Has high wildlife value.  Nitrogen fixing.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
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:'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
  
'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
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:'''Height by Width:''' 4-6' H x 4' W
  
'''Height by Width:''' 4' H x 4' W
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, dense
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, dense
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Moderate
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Moderate
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring/Summer
  
'''Flower Season:''' Spring/Summer
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:'''Flower Color:''' Same as foliage
  
'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not listed
  
'''Endangered?''' Not listed
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:'''Distribution:''' High Cascade,  Inner South Coast, and Transverse Ranges, Sierra Nevada Foothills, Southern San Joaquin Valley, South Coast, Great Basin, Mojave Desert
  
'''Distribution:''' High CascadeInner South Coast, and Transverse Ranges, Sierra Nevada Foothills, Southern San Joaquin Valley, South Coast, Great Basin, Mojave Desert
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Dry soils, valleys, slopes below 9,000'
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Dry soils, valleys, slopes below  9,000'
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[[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:fragrant_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:slope_iconA.jpg]]
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'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
 
  
  
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:'''History'''<br>
  
'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
 
  
'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
  
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
  
'''Links'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 05:50, 7 April 2009

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Artemisia tridentata
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Artemisia tridentata

Botanical Name: Artemisia tridentata
Common Name: Great Basin Sagebrush

Fragrant and beautiful long-lived shrub. Very drought tolerant. Good for erosion control. Has high wildlife value. Nitrogen fixing.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 4-6' H x 4' W
Growth Habit: Upright, dense
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring/Summer
Flower Color: Same as foliage
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: High Cascade, Inner South Coast, and Transverse Ranges, Sierra Nevada Foothills, Southern San Joaquin Valley, South Coast, Great Basin, Mojave Desert
Natural Habitat: Dry soils, valleys, slopes below 9,000'

Songbird iconA.jpg Butterfly iconA.jpg Fragrant iconA.jpg Slope iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links