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Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium)


Perennial

Aromatic

Medicinal
Height: 3 feet
Aspect: Sun or partial shade
Soil Type: Well drained
Uses: Decorative, Medicinal and aromatic
Care: Herbaceous - cut back in autumn
Usually available: All year but usually March to September
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Hardiness: LEVEL 1 - see 'Description' tab below
Description:

Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium)

Wormwood – Artemisia absinthium

Wormwood is a partially evergreen, hardy perennial. An upright herb with fragrant grey foliage. Insignificant yellow flowers in summer months.

Plant in a light, well drained soil in a sunny position. Do not plant near Dill or Coriander as their flavour can be impaired. Wormwood also looks good in a container.

The herb has many uses, as well as medicinal it can be helpful at repelling moths.

Wormwood is also used to make the famous drink Absinthe.

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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

This plant is┬áLEVEL 1 – Fully hardy UK wide

These levels are determined by Norfolk Herbs and are to be used simply as a guide. Our levels go from 1 (fully hardy) to 6 (requires a heated environment over winter).

Additional information

Weight0.5 kg
Height

2 – 3 Foot

Life Cycle

Perennial

Colour

Yellow, Orange, Red

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

No

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Herbs for Tea

No

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

No

Culinary Herbs

Not culinary

Scented

Pungent

Herb Group

Other

A-Z

W

Width / Spread

Over 3'

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