Lemon Sagewort, Michaux Mugwort, Michaux's Mugwort, Michaux's Wormwood
The photo above shows the general form of
Michaux mugwort as seen on cliffs at the eastern edge of the Devils Garden on
the northeastern flanks of Mt. Adams..........July 24, 2005.
Michaux mugwort as seen along the North Loop Road about one mile downhill from the Kiger Gorge Overlook, Steens Mountain, Harney County, Oregon..........September 2, 2011.
Michaux mugwort beginning to bloom (left) on a gravel bar along the Klickitat River at a place where the Champion Haul Road was washed out between Wahkiacus and Leidl Park............May 16, 2012. Michaux mugwort as seen on the beach along the Champion Haul Road on the west bank of the Klickitat River about 2 miles north of Wahkiacus, Klickitat County, WA........November 11, 2016. The Klickitat River and other rivers originating in the mountains actively distribute alpine plants along their route. Often these alpine species don't survive long enough to survive or spread.