Chrysothamnus nauseosus


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Noun1.Chrysothamnus nauseosus - pleasantly aromatic shrub having erect slender flexible hairy branches and dense clusters of small yellow flowers covering vast areas of western alkali plains and affording a retreat for jackrabbitsChrysothamnus nauseosus - pleasantly aromatic shrub having erect slender flexible hairy branches and dense clusters of small yellow flowers covering vast areas of western alkali plains and affording a retreat for jackrabbits; source of a yellow dye used by the Navajo
Chrysothamnus, genus Chrysothamnus - genus of low branching shrubs of western North America
goldenbush - any of various much-branched yellow-flowered shrubs of the genus Chrysothamnus; western North America
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Wedge, "Chemical composition and antifungal activity of Arnica longifolia, Aster hesperius, and Chrysothamnus nauseosus essential oils," Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol.
Another impact of periodic droughts is the small number of shrubs present in this environment, which includes Atriplex canesens (saltbush), Chrysothamnus nauseosus (rabbit bush), Opuntia polyanthemos (plains prickly pear cactus) , and Yucca glauca (soapweed yucca).
sylvestrus (Dipsacaceae) with 14 species associations, Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus (Hook.) (Asteraceae) with eight associations, Chrysothamnus nauseosus (Pall.) (Asteraceae) with seven, Cirsium arvense (L.) (Asteraceae) and Sisymbrium altissimum L.
Stable dune represented the most diverse habitat with four-wing saltbush (Atriplex canescens), greasewood, sage, horsebrush, viscid rabbitbrush, dune rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus nauseosus var.
curtipendula); 5% shrubs, mostly Louisiana sagebrush (Artemesia ludoviciana), milkvetch (Astragalus crassicarpus), and other sages (Artemesia sp.); 20% forbs, mostly skunkbrush sumac (Rhus trilobata), broom snakeweed, (Gutierrezia sarothrae), and rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus nauseosus); and 5% cacti, mostly soapweed (Yucca glauca) and plains prickly pear (Opuntia polycantha var.
and Buchloe dactyloides [Nutt.] Engelm.), bare-ground areas, cactus (Opuntia polyacantha Haw.), and low shrubs (primarily Artemisia frigida Willd., Atriplex canescens [Pursh.] Nutt., Chrysothamnus nauseosus [Pall.] Britt., and Gutierrezia sarothrae [Pursh.] Britt.