Common Name: Silver Mound Artemesia Artemisia S. Silver Mound

Height:8.0-10.0 Inches

Spread:10.0-15.0 Inches


Hardiness Zones:3,4,5,6,7

Foliage Color:Silver/grey shades

Sunlight:Full Sun (> 6 hrs. Direct Sun)


Water Requirements:Low Water NeedsAverage Water Needs

Soil Quality:Poor Soil Quality

Soil Chemistry:Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)Alkaline Soil (pH > 7.0)


Critter Resistant:Deer ResistantRabbit Resistant

Growth Rate:Medium

Garden Style:Patio ContainerEclecticFormalPrairieRock Garden


Other Features:Border PlantContainerDrought TolerantEdgingAttractive FoliageSalt Tolerant

Origin:Not Native to North America


Aptly named, 'Silver Mound' has soft, feathery foliage and forms a compact, silky, cushion-like mound. It has many applications in the garden including: edging, rock gardens, pots, or a filler plant for hot, dry areas. It has long been one of the most popular silver foliage plants.