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Large Wormwood


This artemisia is extremely attractive with its finely dissected, lacy, silvery-white foliage. Clusters of insignificant, dull yellow flowers appear in late spring - summer. Fast growing and dense, this evergreen shrub is tolerant of many environmental conditions such as drought, wind, salt air, and heat.

Artemisia arborescens

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Lacy

Leaf color : Silvery-white

Flower Characteristics

Flower color :Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 4-6 ft.

Average size maturity height : 4-6 ft.

Growth rate : Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 25 to 30 F (Z9b)

Sunset zone : 7-9, 14-24

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Windy conditions : Yes

Seashore conditions : Yes

Drought tolerant : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

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