Latin name: Artemisia dracunculus L.
  Pronunciation: ar-tem-IS-ee-a dra-KUNG-kew-lus

  Common name: Wild tarragon
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Dry and disturbed places to 11,000', coastal
  sage scrub to montane coniferous forest, joshua tree
  woodland and higher, Mojave Desert

  Blooming period: August to October
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Artemisia
  2) dracunculus
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