Common Name: Bog Rosemary
Published in: Sp. Pl. 1: 393. 1753.
Other: Named by Linnaeus for the mythological maiden who was chained to a rock as an offering to the sea monster. She was rescued by Perseus. (Stearn). Lectotype: A. polifolia L. (D.Don: Edinburgh New Philos. J. 17: 157. 1834.)