Artemisia stelleriana

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Artemisia stelleriana
Dusty Miller, Coastal Mitigation Nursery, Craigville MA.jpg
Dusty Miller from Craigville MA
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Artemisia
Species: A. stelleriana
Binomial name
Artemisia stelleriana
Besser

Artemisia stelleriana (also called Dusty Miller, Beach Wormwood[1] and Oldwoman[2]) is a species of plants from Asteraceae family, that can be found in Japan and Kamchatka.[2] Today, due to the introduction, the species could be found in United States and Canada.[3]

Description[edit]

The plant have pale-green leaves, which are covered on both surfaces with woolly hairs. The flowers are growing in tall clusters and are of yellow colour. They bloom from July to late August.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Artemisia stelleriana 'Silver Brocade'". Retrieved June 16, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Native Plant Database". Retrieved 16 June 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Borealforest.org". Retrieved June 16, 2012.