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  Artemisia schmidtiana 'Nana'
  Family Name : Asteraceae (Compositae)

  Common Names : Dwarf Schmidt Wormwood

 
Dwarf Schmidt Wormwood
  • Record Info
  • Life Stage & Characteristics
    • Plant Division :
      Angiosperms (Flowering Seed Plants) (Dicotyledon)
      Plant Growth Form :
      Shrub (Herbaceous; Creeper)
      Lifespan (in Singapore) :
      Perennial
      Mode of Nutrition :
      Autotrophic
  • Biogeography
    • Native Habitat :
      Terrestrial
  • Description & Ethnobotany
    • Plant Morphology :
      Growth Form: A small, herbaceous perennial. It has a dense and creeping growth habit. It can reach 10cm in height and has a spread of 10 to 50cm. 
      Foliage: The leaves are alternately arranged along the stem and is silvery green and tomentose.  
      Flowers: The inconspicuous flowers are borne on inflorescences and are yellow in colour. 
      Cultivation :
      It is ideally grown under full sun, in well-drained and moist soil. 
      Ethnobotanical Uses :
      None
  • Landscaping Features
    • Desirable Plant Features :
      Ornamental Foliage, Ornamental Form
      Plant & Rootzone Preference/Tolerance :
      Well-Drained Soils, Fertile Loamy Soils
      Landscape Uses :
      Parks & Gardens, Small Gardens, Flowerbed / Border
      Thematic Landscaping :
      Silver Garden, Fragrant / Aromatherapy Garden
  • Plant Care & Propagation
    • Light Preference :
      Semi-Shade
      Water Preference :
      Moderate Water
      Propagation Method :
      Seed, Stem Cutting (Softwood; Semi-Hardwood), Division
  • Foliar
    • Foliage Retention :
      Drought / Semi-Deciduous
  • Floral (Angiosperm)
    • Flower Colour(s) :
      Yellow / Golden
      Flower Grouping :
      Cluster / Inflorescence

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