Herb, Wormwood

Catalog #1256

4061
(Artemisia absinthium) Leaves are used to ward off insects and as a medicinal tonic. Attractive shrubby plants with fine grey-green foliage and numerous yellow flowers in spires, 48-70" tall. Perennial in zones 3-8.
START INDOORS
6-8 weeks before last frost
GERMINATION
7-10 Days
PLANT OUTDOORS
24-36" Apart
LIGHT
Full Sun

Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds indoors on surface of soil. Transplant outdoors after danger of frost has passed in late spring. Can also be directly sown outdoors two weeks after the last spring frost. Prefers rich, moist, well-drained soil.

North Dakota Department of Agriculture prohibits sale of Wormwood into North Dakota (Wormwood = Artemisia absinthium)

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