Difference between revisions of "Artemisia ludoviciana 'Valerie Finnis'"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia ludoviciana'' 'Valerie Finnis'<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia ludoviciana'' 'Valerie Finnis'<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Valerie Finnis Wormwood</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Valerie Finnis Wormwood</h3>
:Compact and showy.  Foliage is highly recommended for cut flower arrangements. Perfect for borders, containers or mixed in with perennials.
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:Compact and showy.  Foliage is highly recommended for cut flower arrangements. Broad, grey foliage is attractive in borders, containers or mixed with perennials. Spreads by rhizomes, however, and can be invasive.
 
 
 
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:'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
 
:'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
  
:'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 2' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x spreading
  
:'''Growth Habit:''' Compact
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low, spreading by rhizomes
  
 
:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
 
:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen

Latest revision as of 19:29, 21 January 2010

Botanical Name: Artemisia ludoviciana 'Valerie Finnis'
Common Name: Valerie Finnis Wormwood

Compact and showy. Foliage is highly recommended for cut flower arrangements. Broad, grey foliage is attractive in borders, containers or mixed with perennials. Spreads by rhizomes, however, and can be invasive.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x spreading
Growth Habit: Low, spreading by rhizomes
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Sun to part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Coastal sage scrub, chaparral

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