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Scientific Name: Artemisia stelleriana 'Silver Brocade'
Pronunciation: ar-tuh-MEE-zee-uh stell-ur-ee-AY-nuh
Common Name: Silver Brocade artemisia
Family Name: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen
Key ID Features: Leaves deeply incised with many rounded lobes, pale-green with grayish downy hairs on both surfaces, up to 8 cm long; flower heads yellow, <1 cm wide, many per flowering stalk, July-August.
Course(s): not used (on campus)

Habit: Spreading
Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Texture: Medium
Mature Size:
Height:0.1 - 0.2m
Spread:0.6 - 1.0m
Growth Rate:Moderate
Hardiness Rating: Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil/ Growing Medium: Rocky or gravelly or dry, Well-drained
Water Use: Summer dry, Winter dry
Landscape Uses: Bedding plant, Container planting, Ground cover, Hanging basket, Perennial border, Rock garden, Small garden/space, Summer interest
Additional Info: Google
Silver Brocade artemisia
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Lobed, Simple
Arrangement: Alternate
Texture/ Venation: Soft flexible
Surfaces: Tomentose
Colour in Fall: Silver / Grayish
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Obovate, Ovate
Apices: Rounded
Bases: Attenuate
Margins: Incised, Pinnately lobed

Inflorescence Type: Panicle-like, Head (capitulum)
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:5
Corolla Shape:Tubular
Ovary Position:Inferior
Colour (petals): Yellow
Flower Scent: Unpleasant
Flower Time at Peak: Jul, Aug
Fruit Type: Achene
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: Sep
Additional Info: Not showy
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Rhizomes

Propagation: Division - below ground parts
Plant Care:
Pest Susceptibility: Pest resistant, Disease resistant, Deer resistant, Drought resistant
(PDE) PonD East
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