Artemisia frigida


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Noun1.Artemisia frigida - silky-leaved aromatic perennial of dry northern parts of the northern hemisphereArtemisia frigida - silky-leaved aromatic perennial of dry northern parts of the northern hemisphere; has tawny florets
genus Artemisia - usually aromatic shrubs or herbs of north temperate regions and South Africa and western South America: wormwood; sagebrush; mugwort; tarragon
wormwood - any of several low composite herbs of the genera Artemisia or Seriphidium
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Siberia Golumbine Meadowrue sibiricum Regel et Tiling Artemisia frigida (Willd.) Bess Fringed Sagebrush Iris ventricosa Pall.
Sociation Calamagrostis Pseudoroegneria purpurascens spicata --Artemisia frigida Taxonomic Composition (1) Average percent cover [SD] constancy, Scheffe test (2,3) Androsace septentrionales +[+]6a (4) +[+]3a Anemone patens 2[4]5b +[+]0a Artemisia frigida 4[3]9a 8[6]9ab Calamagrostis purpurascens 44[ll]10b +[1]1a Carex spp.
Bouteloua gracilis (19 % cover) and Carex filifolia (15 % cover) were the dominant graminoids at the site, while Yucca glauca (1% cover) and Artemisia frigida (1% cover) were the most frequent forbs.
Grassland communities found on dry, steep, south-facing slopes in the Aishihik-Sekulmun Lakes area, southwest Yukon Territory, are dominated by Artemisia frigida and Carex filifolia, with Calamagrostis purpurascens, Poa glauca, Penstemon gormanii, Phlox hoodii, and Potentilla nivea subdominant.
Therefore, the positive correlation of Artemisia frigida and Chenopodium album with axis 1 suggests more seedlings of these species emerged from seed banks on sites burned twice before this study.