California sagebrush

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Noun1.California sagebrush - low ashy-grey California shrubCalifornia sagebrush - low ashy-grey California shrub  
genus Artemisia - usually aromatic shrubs or herbs of north temperate regions and South Africa and western South America: wormwood; sagebrush; mugwort; tarragon
sage brush, sagebrush - any of several North American composite subshrubs of the genera Artemis or Seriphidium
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California sagebrush (Artemisia californica) is a highly pungent, lacy-leaved, gray-leafed perennial with a proclivity for mounding up on slopes.
Garcia was educated by her grandparents, all Chumash healers, and will show safe medicinal uses of a dozen California plants, including white sage, black sage, mugwort, yerba santa, chia, California sagebrush and California bay.
We saw California sagebrush (Artemisia californica) - a strongly pungent, lacy-leaved perennial - that was marked with a sign explaining its usefulness in treating, especially, the ailments of women.

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