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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
dwarf Schmidt wormwood
Artemisia can be shrubs, perennials or annuals, evergreen or deciduous, with usually grey, aromatic, often divided foliage and rather insignificant flower-heads
'Nana' is a compact, semi-evergreen perennial forming a low, spreading mound to 10cm in height, with soft, silvery leaves divided into hair-like lobes. Small yellowish, nodding flower-heads in short racemes
Habit Mat forming
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Up to 10 cm
Time to ultimate height
Grow in well-drained soil. Suitable for rock, scent and herb gardens
Propagate by seed, division, softwood or semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Garden Edging Ground Cover Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Low Maintenance
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants Rock Garden
Pruning Trim in autumn
Pests Generally pest free
May be infected by powdery mildews
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