Artemisia absinthium growing shrub of the genus Artemisia also known as Common wormwood, Artemisia absinthium perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental plant and fragrant plant, grow in mediterranean, subtropical, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10a.
Artemisia absinthium leaves
Leaves edible in green-grey color and deeply lobed shape.
Flower color yellow, the flowers grow in the end of the branch in spherical structure.
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Requirements for Artemisia absinthium growing and care:
Grow it far from other plants
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but possible
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Autumn, summer, spring
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Cut the inner branches
Size of the plant?
1-1.5 m, 40-60 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water, average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Small white flower growing in the branches edges, the flowers sterile
Thinning the bloom:
If grown for the leaves recommend to thinning the flowers
Pollination is done by:
Vegetative Reproduction Method:
Preferred time for vegetative reproduction:
Spring / Autumn
Time to grow roots in vegetative reproduction:
Treatment for vegetative reproduction:
Put in water, or moist soil without the leaves
Leaves harvesting season:
How to harvest the leaves?
Cut all the branch
Information about leaves:
Green-gray leaves in lobed shape
Uses of Artemisia absinthium leaves:
Beverage, Fragrance, Herbs, Medical use