Artemisia cana ssp bolanderi

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Botanical Name: Artemisia cana ssp bolanderi
Common Name: Silver Sagebrush, Bodie Sagebrush

A silver-grey shrub with fine textured foliage. A good choice for a rock or desert garden where watering is limited and drainage is good. Also good for higher elevations.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 3-5' H x 3-5' W
Growth Habit: Open shrub
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 10,000'
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: Grey-green
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: High Cascade Range, southern portions of Sierra Nevada Foothills, High Sierra Nevada, Great Basin
Natural Habitat: Gravelly soils, meadows, streambanks. Elevation: 4800 - 10,000'

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