Taxon profile


Field Wormwood
Artemisia campestris L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  genus Artemisia - sagebrush

Scientific synonyms

Artemisia campestris subsp. canescens
Artemisia campestris subsp. caudata (Michx.) H.M.Hall & Clem.
Artemisia campestris var. caudata (Michx.) E.J.Palmer & Steyerm.
Artemisia campestris var. caudata (Michx.) B.L.Turner
Artemisia campestris var. clausonis (Pomel) Batt.
Artemisia campestris var. odoratissima (Desf.) Batt.
Artemisia caudata Michx.
Artemisia caudata f. forwoodii (S.Watson) J.Rousseau
Artemisia caudata f. pubera J.Rousseau
Artemisia caudata var. calvens Lunell

Other names

= Field Sagewort
= Pacific Wormwood


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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Orobanche arenaria Borkh., Orobanche purpurea subsp. bohemica (Čelak.) Beck, Orobanche artemisiae-campestris Gaudin, Orobanche coerulescens Stephan ex Willd., Orobanche cernua Loefl. - Nodding Broomrape, ...

consumer: Phytoecia nigricornis (Fabricius, 1781), Baris nesapia Faust, 1887

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. alpina (DC.) Arcang.
subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. bottnica Lundstr. ex Kindb.
subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. canadensis (Michx.) Scoggan
subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. glutinosa (Besser) Batt.
subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. lednicensis (Spreng.) Greuter & Raab-Straube

Artemisia campestris subsp. lednicensis

subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. maritima (DC.) Arcang.
subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. pacifica (Nutt.) H.M.Hall & Clem.
subspecies Artemisia campestris subsp. variabilis (Ten.) Greuter

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Artemisia campestris L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Artemisia campestris L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Artemisia campestris L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Artemisia campestris L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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