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Artemisia 'Powis Castle' (Artemisia)

Artemisia 'Powis Castle' Photo/Illustration: Jennifer Benner

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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Artemisia 'Powis Castle' ar-tem-EE-zsah Common Name: Artemisia Synonyms: A. arborescens 'Brass band' Genus: Artemisia
This is a woody plant with dense clumps of silver-gray leaves. It makes a great border accent.
Care: 'Powis Castle' grows best in dry to medium moisture, very well-drained soil in full sun. Flowers are not spectacular and are best cut off to keep the foliage at its best.
Propagation: Sow seed in containers in spring or autumn. Root greenwood cuttings of side shoots in summer.
Problems: White rust, downy mildew, powdery mildew, and a variety of leaf and stem fungal diseases are common.
Height 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Spread 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Growth Habit Clumps
Growth Pace Moderate Grower
Light Full Sun Only
Moisture Dry to Medium
Maintenance Low
Tolerance Deer Tolerant;Drought Tolerant
Characteristics Fragrant Flowers
Bloom Time Early Fall; Fall; Late Summer; Summer
Flower Color Yellow Flower
Uses Beds and Borders
Style Herb Garden, Cottage Garden, Rock Garden
Seasonal Interest Spring Interest, Summer Interest, Fall Interest
Type Perennials

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