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Artemisia vulgaris 'Janlim'

Family Name: Asteraceae (Compositae)
Full Sun: 6-8h Little Water Moderate Water Fragrant Ornamental Foliage Herbaceous


Family Name
Genus Epithet
Species Epithet
Infraspecific Epithet
Name Status (botanical)

Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Herbaceous Plant

Description and Ethnobotany

Growth Form Perennial up to 1.5m tall which becomes woody at maturity. 
Foliage Deeply lobed, simple leaves (5 - 10cm long, 2.5 - 7.6cm wide) resemble a pinnately compound leaf with oblong, irregularly lobed 'leaflets'. The upper leaf surface is variegated green and yellow, hairless to sparsely hairy. Upper leaves tend to be more deeply lobed than lower ones. Leaves have a distinct aroma. 
Stems Stems are usually reddish brown. 
Others - Plant Morphology This cultivar is sold under the trade name of Artemisia vulgaris 'Oriental Limelight'. Reference

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Foliage, Fragrant
Plant & Rootzone Preference - Tolerance Well-Drained Soils
Landscape Uses General, Flowerbed / Border, Container Planting
Thematic Landscaping Golden Garden, Fragrant / Aromatherapy Garden

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Full Sun
Water Preference Moderate Water, Little Water
Plant Growth Rate Fast
Propagation Method Stem Cutting

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Master ID 30571
Species ID 4880
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Species record last updated on: 15 October 2021.