Artemisia schmidtiana 'Silver Mound'
Silky and lustrous! Silver Mound is a long-standing favorite with gardeners for the lush texture it adds to any garden style. Neat, with a plump round shape, the foliage shines in silver and green tones.
Our perennials come nestled in a 4" square CowPot with a free metal plant ID marker. Learn more about why we think CowPots are so awesome here.
Features & Care
Resists: Deer, Rabbit
Zones: 3 - 7
Height: 8" - 10"
Width: 10" - 15"
Light: Full Sun
Water: Average to low needs
Patio: Can be grown in a container
Native: Not native to North America
How To Plant
CowPots are made from composted cow manure. As the pot decomposes, it feeds the roots of the plant helping it get off to great start. We like to say the perennials think they're delicious and nutritious! :-)
You will plant the pot along with the plant! No need to put holes in the pot or remove the bottom. It decomposes faster than all other non-plastic pot options and the roots easily push through.
Place the plant in the hole so that the top of the soil in the pot matches the soil line in the garden. Ensure that soil is pressed against the pot on all sides and the bottom. Keep the area inside and outside the pot moist (but not soggy) for 3 to 4 weeks until the plant is established.
Patent & Credit
Photo: Walters Gardens
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