AWARD

ARTEMISIA 'Powis Castle'

Commonly known as Mugwort, Wormwort

Very dainty silver grey foliage
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ARTEMISIA 'Powis Castle'

 
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  • Evergreen
    Billowing filigree leaves of silver-grey to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • Height
    60cm (24in)
  • Spread
    90cm (36in)
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Woody-based perennial. Produces panicles, to 15cm (6in) long of silver, yellow-tinged flowerheads.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - maintain stocks by taking cuttings. Wildlife plant - butterflies.
  • Pests & Diseases
    aphids, gall
  • Place of origin
    garden origin. Made popular by its planting at the castle in Welshpool.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Scented Plants
    Scented foliage - aromatic foliage.
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Butterfly friendly
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60cm (24in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  90cm (36in)
 

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