ARTEMISIA absinthium 'Silverado'

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ARTEMISIA absinthium 'Silverado'

Common Wormwood, Absinthe

Select Item No. AA919

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One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.



Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: Eurasia, Northern Africa: wastelands, roadsides.
Special Features: Sturdy and compact habit, especially hardy and ornamental selection. Suitable for natural landscaping. Attractive for butterflies and other pollinators. Drought tolerant/ for xeriscaping/ water-wise design. Erosion control. Self-sowing at suitable locations. Aromatic scent. Deer and rabbit resistant. Use for low maintenance plantings. Easy to grow.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2018.
 
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: yellowish flower spikes
Natural Flowering Period: July - August
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z9
Foliage: grey-white feltlike broad pinnatifid foliage, aromatic
Growth Habit: compact / bushy
Height with Flowers: 60 cm
Spacing between Plants: 40 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average / warm
Location:
Characteristics: medicinal plant / tea herb
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.1 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
10000
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
0.5 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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