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