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Mugwort
BOTANICAL CLASSIFICATION
Family :
Compositae
Genus :
Artemisia
Species :
vulgaris
COMMON NAMES
Mugwort; Common Artemisia; Felon Herb; St. John's Herb; chrysanthemum weed; sailor's tobacco; moxa; Ai Ye; armoise
USES
Beer Additive and Flavoring; Smudging Herb; Smoke Mixture; Dream Potentiator
DESCRIPTION
Mugwort is a 3-4 foot tall aromatic plant with angular, purplish, grooved stem. Leaves are dark green on top and pale green with downy hairs on the bottom. Flowers are button-like and yellowish-brown.
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