Artemisia douglasiana 'Silver Surfer'

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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

Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen

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

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

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