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Southernwood (Artemisia abrotanum)


Perennial

Aromatic

Medicinal
Height: 4 feet
Aspect: Full Sun
Soil Type: Well drained
Uses: Medicinal and aromatic
Care: Prune back hard in spring
Usually available: All year
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Description:

Southernwood (Artemisia abrotanum)

Southernwood – Artemisia abrotanum

Southernwood – Artemisia abrotanum is commonly known as Lads Love. A shrub still found in cottage gardens and fondly remembered for the custom of putting a sprig in lover’s posies to symbolise fidelity. The grey-green leaves are strongly scented. Use in pot-pourris and in sachets to deter moths. Prune in March.

£2.20

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Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

Additional information

Weight .5 kg
Height

3 – 5 Foot

Life Cycle

Perennial

Colour

Yellow, Orange, Red

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

No

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun

Herbs for Tea

No

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

No

Culinary Herbs

Not culinary

Scented

Sweet Spiced

Herb Group

Other

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