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Artemisia alba 'Canescens'
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common name: Wormwood
synonyms: Artemisia canescens, Artemisia splendens, Artemisia vulgaris 'Canescens'
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: silver
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Clump forming semi-evergreen with very finely divided, , pinnatisect silver foliage, with narrow and curled lobes. Insignificant brownish-yellow flowers in late summer.
Very well drained soil in full sun.
By greenwood or heeled cutting taken in early summer.
Good silver foliage plant for dry areas, giving a frothy effect.