Artemisia palmeri

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Artemisia palmerii
Artemisia palmerii
Artemisia palmerii

Botanical Name: Artemisia palmeri
Common Name: Palmer Sagebrush

Striking foliage plant for areas that receive regular water. Great for habitat gardens. This plant is rare and threatened by development and flood control projects.

Plant Family: Asteraceae

Plant Type: Shrub

Height by Width: 3' H x 3' W

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading

Deciduous/Evergreen: Drought-deciduous

Growth Rate: Fast

Sun Exposure: Sun to partial sun

Soil Preference: Well-draining

Water Requirements: Moderate to regular

Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F

Flower Season: Summer

Flower Color: Yellow

Endangered? List 4 / RED1-2-1

Distribution: South Coast, Peninsular Ranges (San Diego)

Natural Habitat: Moist drainages, sandy soils, chaparral, coastal scrub, riparian scrub/ woodland below 1800'

Hummingbirds: FALSE
Birds: TRUE
Under Oaks: FALSE
Butterflies: TRUE
Clay: TRUE
Aromatic: TRUE
Slope/Erosion: TRUE
Container: FALSE

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