Farmland, grassland, heathland, roadsides, rocks, wasteland, woodland.
The fruit is a light brown achene, up to 1mm long. An achene is a type of dry, one-seeded fruit. The seeds ripen from August to October.
Beach Wormwood, Boreal Wormwood, Breckland Wormwood, Canadian Wormwood, Field Mugwort, Field Sagebrush, Field Sagewort, Field Southernwood, Northern Wormwood, Prairie Sagewort, Tall Wormwood.