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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia pycnocephala'' 'David's Choice'<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia pycnocephala'' 'David's Choice'<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sandhill Sagebrush selection</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sandhill Sagebrush selection</h3>
Velvety soft leaves and fine texture make this a good choice for borders where its grey foliage provides contrast.  Does best on coast. Tolerant of drought but not inland heat. Needs good drainage.<br>
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:Velvety soft leaves and fine texture make this a good choice for borders where its grey foliage provides contrast.  Does best on coast. Tolerant of drought but not inland heat. Needs good drainage.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
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:'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
  
'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 2' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 2' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Low and mounding
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low and mounding
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to partial sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to partial sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Moderate to regular
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Moderate to regular
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' Frost tender
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' Frost tender
  
'''Flower Season:''' Spring/Summer
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring/Summer
  
'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
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:'''Flower Color:''' Yellow
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Selected for the garden
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:'''Distribution:''' Selected for the garden
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Sand dunes
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Sand dunes
  
'''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:''' TRUE<br>
 
  
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<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 05:49, 7 April 2009

Botanical Name: Artemisia pycnocephala 'David's Choice'
Common Name: Sandhill Sagebrush selection

Velvety soft leaves and fine texture make this a good choice for borders where its grey foliage provides contrast. Does best on coast. Tolerant of drought but not inland heat. Needs good drainage.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x 2' W
Growth Habit: Low and mounding
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to partial sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Moderate to regular
Cold Hardy to: Frost tender
Flower Season: Spring/Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Sand dunes

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


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links