Artemisia

Artemesia to illustrate the green leafy perennial
Name: Artemisia
Height: 1-2′
Width/Spread: 3-6′
Light: S
Evergreen/Deciduous: E
Seasonal Interest: Year-Round
Color/Feature: Gray-green foliage that becomes silver-white as it matures
EarthKindTM Rating: 10
Maintenance: A rapid grower, this plant tends to become ratty and eventually declines in vigor unless pruned back rather severely at least once a year. Avoid pruning in the heat of summer.
Botanical Name

& Comments:

Artemisia x ‘Powis Castle’
Excellent for borders or foliage contrast in well-drained sites.

 

Learn about other water-wise perennials for Lubbock County, courtesy of Lubbock Master Gardeners Association.

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