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Wormwood Absinthe-Heirloom Herb Seed

Common Name: Wormwood Botanical Name: Artemisia absinthium Plant Type: Perennial, Heirloom,Organic, Medicinal,Herb Height: 4-6 ft. Width: 2-3 ft. Bloom Time: July-August Bloom Color: white Exposure: Full-part Sun Moisture: average Soil: Average/dry Maintenance: low Zone: all zones

Description: With its classic silver-green foliage and nodding white flowers, true wormwood is a worthy garden plant and thrives on dry edges and full sun. This is the plant that is used for making traditional bitters, also an ingredient in absinthe, and herbal medicine as an effective vermifuge. Makes an excellent insect repellent.

Planting: Sow tiny seeds on surface of sandy soil. A gratifyingly easy germinator and a long-lived plant on the landscape. In the fall, cut back to just an inch or so above the old growth.

PK: approx. 200 Seed

Organic Heirloom Plants Hancock, MI. 49920

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