Artemisia lactiflora Guizhou Group
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This form of white mugwort is a striking tall perennial selected for its deep maroon stems and purple-maroon infused leaves. The tall straight stems are strong and do not require staking. In late summer they are topped with delicate open sprays of creamy white flowers. It will not spread and maintains a tidy clump for many years.
Plant Type: perennial
Foliage Type: deciduous
Plant Height: 5 ft. 0 in. (1.52 meters)
Plant Width/Spread: 2 ft. 0 in. (0.61 meters)
Hardiness: USDA Zones 3 to 8
Flower Color: cream, white
Sun/Light Exposure: full sun
Water Requirements: occasional watering
Wildlife Associations: bees, butterflies
Resistant to: deer
- Culture Notes
- Plant white mugwort in full sun in a location with rich well drained soil. Water at least every 10 to 14 days. Cut stems to the ground in fall once the foliage yellows. It can be divided in late fall and winter.