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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia ludoviciana'' 'Silver King'<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia ludoviciana'' 'Silver King'<br>
'''Common Name:''' Wormwood selection</h3>
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'''Common Name:''' Silver King Wormwood</h3>
:Beautiful silver leaves, deeply cut, add interesting color and texture to the garden. Spreads by underground roots.
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:Beautiful silver leaves, deeply cut, add interesting color and texture to the garden. Spreads by underground roots, can be invasive.
  
 
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:'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
 
:'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
  
:'''Height by Width:''' 2-3' H x 2' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 2-3' H x spreading
  
:'''Growth Habit:''' Compact and mat-forming
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low, spreading by rhizomes
  
 
:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
 
:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen

Latest revision as of 19:30, 21 January 2010

Artemisia ludoviciana

Botanical Name: Artemisia ludoviciana 'Silver King'
Common Name: Silver King Wormwood

Beautiful silver leaves, deeply cut, add interesting color and texture to the garden. Spreads by underground roots, can be invasive.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 2-3' H x spreading
Growth Habit: Low, spreading by rhizomes
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to:
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden
Natural Habitat: Coastal sage scrub

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