Botanical Name: Artemisia annua
Native: Europe, Asia
Hardiness: Frost-tolerant annual
Plant Dimensions: 4'–6' tall, 2'–3' wide
Variety Information: Small (less than ¼") chartreuse flowers against highly aromatic, feathery green foliage
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom Period: Summer to fall
Attributes: Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant
When to Sow Outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date, or when soil temperature is at least 65°F.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date.
Days to Emerge: 10–20 days
Seed Depth: Press into surface
Seed Spacing: A pinch of seeds every 24"
Thinning: When 3"–4" tall, thin to 1 every 24"