Artemisia schmidtiana

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Description

Artemisia schmidtiana is a small, evergreen shrub. With hairy silvery leaves and spike-like small yellow flower heads, commonly used for their foliage than its flowers. In combination with perennials that flowers or a great addition in a rock or herb garden.

Common Name/s :  Silvermound

Family :  Asteraceae

Origin :  Japan

Habit :   Spreads out like a groundcover with more of the shape of a dome.

Height :  Up to 25cm in height

Width :  Up to 60cm in width

Growth Rate :  Medium

Foliage :  The Artemisia schmidtiana has hairy silvery leaves.

Flowers :  Yes

Flower Description :  Tiny yellow flower heads appear in mid to late summer

Flowers colours :  Yellow and Gold

Fruit :  Does not fruit

Position : It cannot grow in the shade, full sun position is loved by this perennial.

Common Pest And Diseases :  Not known to have any pests or diseases. This perennial is prest free.

Soil Type :  Prefers light (sandy) and medium (loamy) soils and prefers well-drained soil. Can tolerate poor and dry soils.

Care And Maintenance :  Low maintenance is required with this variety, drought-tolerant. You can propagate by seed or dividing. Divide every 2 to 3 years once established to maintain good vigor.

Available in Pot Size/s:  200mm

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