Difference between revisions of "Artemisia ludoviciana"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia ludoviciana''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia ludoviciana''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Silver Wormwood</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Silver Wormwood</h3>
Beautiful fragrant foliage for a dry garden. The silver color of the foliage contrasts nicely with Penstemons and Encelias.<br>
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:Beautiful fragrant foliage for a dry garden. The silver color of the foliage contrasts nicely with Penstemons and Encelias.
  
 
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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:''' 1-2' H x 2' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 1-2' H x 2' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Low, creeping
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low, creeping
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Occasional to moderate
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Occasional to moderate
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
  
'''Flower Season:''' Summer/Fall
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:'''Flower Season:''' Summer/Fall
  
'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
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:'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Outer North Coast Range, Sierra Nevada, San Jacinto Valley, Southwest (except Channel Islands), Great Basin, Deserts
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:'''Distribution:''' Outer North Coast Range, Sierra Nevada, San Jacinto Valley, Southwest (except Channel Islands), Great Basin, Deserts
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Generally dry sandy to rocky soils below 10,500'
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Generally dry sandy to rocky soils below 10,500'
  
'''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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:'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 05:43, 7 April 2009

Botanical Name: Artemisia ludoviciana
Common Name: Silver Wormwood

Beautiful fragrant foliage for a dry garden. The silver color of the foliage contrasts nicely with Penstemons and Encelias.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 1-2' H x 2' W
Growth Habit: Low, creeping
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Summer/Fall
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Outer North Coast Range, Sierra Nevada, San Jacinto Valley, Southwest (except Channel Islands), Great Basin, Deserts
Natural Habitat: Generally dry sandy to rocky soils below 10,500'

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


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links