Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes.
Sorry, you cannot proceed to the checkout right now as we are having to limit the number of orders we can process each hour. Your basket will be saved for you - we ask that you please try to place your order later, and thank you for your patience
 AWARD

ARTEMISIA ludoviciana 'Valerie Finnis'

Commonly known as Southernwood, Western mugwort

Silvery aromatic leaves. The tips of new shoots appear white

Available late spring to early summer 2021 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre

 

  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - lance-shaped, downy leaves 10-12cm (4-¾in) long with deeply cut margins. Leaves become greener with age
  • Yellow - brownish yellow
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - rhizomatous, clump-forming perennial
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - best cut back to ground level in autumn and mulched
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, gall
  • Place of origin - western North America to Mexico
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles - - densely, white-woolly panicles to 20cm (8in) long
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Sub-tropical / mediterranean -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Silver -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - can be short-lived in heavy soil
  • Wildlife - Butterfly friendly -
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
60cm (24in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2021 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2021      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.