Artemisia umbelliformis

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Artemisia umbelliformis Lam.

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Order Asterales
Family Compositae
Genus Artemisia

2n = 34

Origin : Alps

wild and cultivated

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Description

Popular names

English alpine wormwood
French genépi blanc, genépi jaune
German Edelraute, weisser Genipe
Italian genepi bianco

Classification

Artemisia umbelliformis Lam. (1783)


Cultivars

History

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It is the only species of genépi to be cultivated (in Italy), as it can grow at moderate altitudes.

Uses

  • Beverage
    • Ingredient of a famous liqueur called genépi.

References

Links

IPNI

GRIN

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