Definition of Artemisia frigida
1. Noun. Silky-leaved aromatic perennial of dry northern parts of the northern hemisphere; has tawny florets.
Group relationships: Genus Artemisia
Generic synonyms: Wormwood
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Artemisia Frigida
Literary usage of Artemisia frigida
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.), Wild Flower Preservation Society of America (1907)
"artemisia frigida gives the silvery appearance in the distance. were growing sparsely. Here we made a stop of nearly an hour, and the writer took a rapid ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1897)
"... silver-purple bunches of artemisia frigida. In trails a long time abandoned, the sterile strip between the bordering zones disappears, being encroached ..."
3. Hayfever and Asthma: Care, Prevention and Treatment by William Scheppegrell (1922)
"Pasture Sagebrush (artemisia frigida) (Fig. 68).—The stems of this plant are woody at base and mostly 1 to 1J feet high. The herbage is gray and soft ..."
4. Bulletin by North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station (Fargo) (1899)
"artemisia frigida Willd. Pasture Sage-brush. White Wormwood. Wormwood Sage. Smaller White Sage-brush. Found in. abundance throughout the drier prairie ..."