Difference between revisions of "Artemisia dracunculus"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia dracunculus''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia dracunculus''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Pinon Wormwood, Wild Tarragon</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Pinon Wormwood, Wild Tarragon</h3>
Foliage is sometimes fragrant and can be used in cooking. Plant spreads by rhizomes. Its unkempt appearance and plentiful seeds make this a good plant for informal areas and wildlife habitat gardens.<br>
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:Foliage is sometimes fragrant and can be used in cooking. Plant spreads by rhizomes. Its unkempt appearance and plentiful seeds make this a good plant for informal areas and wildlife habitat gardens.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
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:'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
  
'''Height by Width:''' 5' H, spreading
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:'''Height by Width:''' 5' H, spreading
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, spreading
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, spreading
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to part sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to part sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Adaptable
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Adaptable
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 10,000'
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 10,000'
  
'''Flower Season:''' Summer
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:'''Flower Season:''' Summer
  
'''Flower Color:''' Grey-green
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:'''Flower Color:''' Grey-green
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Throughout CA
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:'''Distribution:''' Throughout CA
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Meadows, disturbed sites below 10,000'
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Meadows, disturbed sites below 10,000'
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
 
  
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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:'''History'''<br>
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'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
  
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
  
'''Links'''<br>
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Latest revision as of 05:42, 7 April 2009

Botanical Name: Artemisia dracunculus
Common Name: Pinon Wormwood, Wild Tarragon

Foliage is sometimes fragrant and can be used in cooking. Plant spreads by rhizomes. Its unkempt appearance and plentiful seeds make this a good plant for informal areas and wildlife habitat gardens.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 5' H, spreading
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 10,000'
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: Grey-green
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Throughout CA
Natural Habitat: Meadows, disturbed sites below 10,000'

Songbird iconA.jpg Butterfly iconA.jpg Fragrant iconA.jpg Slope iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links