Botanical name: Artemisia vulgaris 'Oriental Limelight'
Other names: Variegated mugwort, Variegated wormwood, Artemisia vulgaris 'Limelight', Artemisia vulgaris 'Janlim'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Oriental Limelight' _ 'Oriental Limelight' is a dense, bushy, semi-evergreen perennial with deeply divided yellow and green variegated leaves.
Artemisia vulgaris 'Oriental Limelight' is: Deciduous
Flower: Insignificant or absent in Summer; Insignificant or absent in Autumn
Foliage: Yellow, Variegated, Green in Spring; Yellow, Variegated, Green in Summer; Variegated, Green, Yellow in Autumn
Habit: Bushy, Dense, Spreading
Toxicity: May cause skin irritation.
Specific diseases: Powdery mildew
Pruning: Remove seedlings from unwanted areas immediately.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Artemisia vulgaris 'Oriental Limelight' (Variegated mugwort) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 0.8m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Foliage only, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Plant in full sun in well-drained soils. This plant spreads and self-seeds readily so will most likely become invasive. Well-suited as a container/patio plant. May die back in heavy, poorly-drained soil. Fertilise sparingly to avoid excesssive growth.
Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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