Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Artemisia Powis Castle, Wormwood

Common Name: Wormwood

Family: Asteraceae

Genus: Artemisia

Cultivar or Variety: Powis Castle

Characteristics of Plant
Doesn't always survive our soggy Maryland winter in z7, but when it does, it's one of the best "silvers" for our summer humidity.

Not a shade plant, but can take more partial shade than other artemisias

2 - 3'

deer resistant

aromatic leaves

ingredient for herbal sachets that repel moths

Life Cycle

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Part Sun/ Part Shade

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