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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.
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ARTEMISIA 'Powis Castle'

Commonly known as Mugwort, Wormwort

Very dainty silver grey foliage
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Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre - Early in the year, typically January til end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch
  • 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 -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented foliage - - aromatic foliage.
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • 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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