Artemisia douglasiana 'Silver Surfer'
Botanical Name: Artemisia douglasiana 'Silver Surfer'
Common Name: Sandhill Sagebrush selection
Velvety soft leaves and fine texture make this a good choice for borders where its grey foliage provides contrast. Does best on coast. Tolerant of drought but not inland heat. Needs good drainage.
Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x 2' W
Growth Habit: Low and mounding
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to partial sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Moderate to regular
Cold Hardy to: Frost tender
Flower Season: Spring/Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered? Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Sand dunes
Under Oaks: FALSE
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