Artemisia tridentata

Great Basin Sage Brush

Plant family: Asteraceae - Sunflower

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Plant type: Shrub

Plant origin: N/A, California

 
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One Gallon 185   9.99
Five gallon - Natural 40   29.99

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Flower Color Insignificant
Blooming Season Fall, Summer
Height 3-5 feet
Spread 1-5 feet
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Creosote Bush Scrub, Desert, Inland Sage Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland

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Decomposed Granite, Sand

Special Characteristic

Edible , Exceptional Fragrance, Important to Native People, Tolerates Hard Frost

Plant Highlights

An evergreen shrub. 4 feet tall and wide. The color of this plant is a very beautiful bluish-grey. Its form is stately and it really stands out in a landscaping situation. It is a very important wildlife plant. Native to dry areas of the western US. It needs full sun, is very drought tolerant, and needs good drainage. Its seeds are edible. Chewed leaves are said to aid digestion (each to their own). It is nitrogen fixing.

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