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:''' Wormwood selection</h3>
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'''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.<br>
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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 Family:''' Asteraceae
  
'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
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:'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
  
'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
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:'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x spreading
  
'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 2' W
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low, spreading by rhizomes
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Compact
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Sun to part sun
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Sun to part sun
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Occasional to moderate
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Occasional to moderate
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 35 degrees F
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 35 degrees F
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring
  
'''Flower Season:''' Spring
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:'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
  
'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not listed
  
'''Endangered?''' Not listed
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:'''Distribution:''' Selected for the garden
  
'''Distribution:''' Selected for the garden
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Coastal sage scrub, chaparral
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Coastal sage scrub, chaparral
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[[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:fragrant_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:slope_iconA.jpg]]
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'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
 
  
  
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:'''History'''<br>
  
'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
 
  
'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
  
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
  
'''Links'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

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

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


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links