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  Artemisia japonica
 
  Family: ASTERACEAE/COMPOSITAE
  Citation:  Artemisia japonica Thunb., Fl. Jap. 310. 1784; B.D. Naithani in Hajra et al., Fl. India 12: 28.1995. Artemisia parviflora Roxb. ex. D. Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 181. 1825; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 3: 322. 1881; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 713(501). 1921; Sasidh., Fl. Periyar Tiger Reserve 194. 1998. Artemisia japonica var. parviflora (Roxb. ex D. Don) Pamp., Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital. n. s. 34. 665. 1927. Artemisia glabrata DC. in Wight, Contrib. 20. 1834.
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  Description: Annuals or perennials, 1.5 m high; stems terete. Leaves cuneate at base, 5 x 3 cm, usually clustered. Heads 3 x 3 mm, globose, in terminal narrow leafy panicles; bracts 2-3 mm long, ovate, obtuse. Inner few flowers bisexual; corolla 2 mm long, tubular; lobes acute; anthers obtuse at base. Achenes 1 mm long, ellipsoid, faintly striate; yellowish brown.
  Habit: Herb
  Flowering & Fruiting: July-December
  District(s): Idukki
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Grasslands
  Distribution: India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar, Afghanistan and Japan
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Yellow
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
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  Altitude: 1500-2600
  Localities: Thannikkudy
   
 
   
 
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