Artemisia vulgaris Aster Family
(c) Lou Wagner
(c) Lou Wagner

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Yellow

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Deeply lobed

Habitat Type: Waste places

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): George Robert White Environmental Conservation Center (1), Western Field (2), West Side (3), Central Woodland (4), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Canterbury Brook Corridor (8), Composting Site (9)

Total Number of EMUs: 8

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Undersides of leaves are woolly

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston