Artemisia californica 'Canyon Grey'

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'Botanical Name: Artemisia californica 'Canyon Grey
Common Name: CA Sagebrush selection

Dense silvery mat of soft, aromatic foliage. Trim once a year. Excellent for erosion control or parkway plantings. Tolerates clay soils.


Plant Family: Asteraceae

Plant Type: Groundcover

Height by Width: 2' H x 6' W

Growth Habit: Mounding- mat

Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen

Growth Rate: Fast

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Soil Preference: Adaptable

Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate

Cold Hardy to: 25 degrees F

Flower Season: Summer

Flower Color: Grey-green

Endangered? Not listed

Distribution: Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

Natural Habitat: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral below 3500'

Hummingbirds: FALSE
Birds: TRUE
Under Oaks: FALSE
Butterflies: TRUE
Clay: TRUE
Aromatic: TRUE
Slope/Erosion: TRUE
Container: FALSE



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