Artemisia schmidtiana 'Silver Mound'Artemisia schmidtiana 'Silver Mound'

Common Name: Silver Mound Artemisia

Bloomtime: Summer

Exposure: Full sun, part shade

Height: 20-30 cm (8-12") inch

Spread: 25.0-60.0 cm (10-24") inch

Water: Low to moderate moisture, well drained

Hardiness: Zones 2-8

Zone: 3

Deer Resistant: Rarely damaged

Attracts Butterflies: If allowed to bloom

Drought Tolerant: Very tolerant

Characteristics: Dense, mound-forming perennial with soft, feathery, silver grey foliage, The silvery foliage makes a lovely contrast for brightly coloured flowers and foliage on other plants, Good for borders, as edging plants and in rock gardens, The yellow blooms are not particularly attractive, it's a good time to trim the plants back when the flowers emerge to keep the plants neat and tidy