Artemisia annua L.
Common Name: SWEET WORMWOOD
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

A native of Asia and eastern Europe, sparingly established in vacant lots and railroad yards, and in other disturbed sites. First collected in 1893 in Wayne Co.

The foliage looks much more delicate than in A. biennis, and the large terminal panicle of tiny heads is distinctive. Extremely fragrant.

Locations

Lenawee County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 18, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=233.