CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record artemisia_tripartita_ssp._tripartita - Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 07:02 ET c
Artemisia tripartita ssp. tripartita
common namethreetip sagebrush
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life form shrub
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.3
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G5T4T5      ranking system key
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (4):
Tahoe City (538B) 3912022, Truckee (554C) 3912032, Norden (555D) 3912033, Diamond Mountain (622C) 4012036
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Nevada (NEV), Placer (PLA), Plumas (PLU), Colorado (CO), Idaho (ID), Montana (MT), Nevada (NV), New York (NY), Oregon (OR), Utah (UT), Washington (WA), Wyoming (WY)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Upper montane coniferous forest (UCFrs)(openings)/Rocky, volcanic
blooming period Aug  
elevation range2200 - 2600 meters
Potentially threatened by ski area development and maintenance. Similar to A. tridentata; hybridizes with A. tridentata ssp. vaseyana. Keyable to A. arbuscula ssp. thermopola in TJM (1993); not in TJM 2. See Transactions of the American Philosophical Society II 7:398 (1841) for original description and Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 1:432 (1900) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameArtemisia tripartita Rydberg ssp. tripartita
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Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  PDAST0S1S2
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Mon, Nov. 29, 2021 from

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