Scientific Name: Artemisia 'Powis Castle' Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:Powis Castle artemisia Texture:Fine
Family Name:AsteraceaeHabit: Arching, Upright, Dense
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Distinctive smell, Ovate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Head (capitulum), (Floriferous), (Panicle-like), Yellow, Brown, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Achene, Brown, Oct- Sep
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Bedding plant, Container planting, Group or mass planting, Hanging basket, Perennial border, Rock garden, Sheared hedge, Small garden/space, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Leaves silver, powdery with very powerful unpleasant smell when crushed.