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Artemisia abrotanum var 'Citrata'

Artemisia abrotanum var 'Citrata'

Small, narrow, felt-like feathery leaves with overtones of a camphor/citronella aroma. Perfect for a sensory garden, as a mixed border perennial and in hanging baskets. Historically used as an air freshener. Very easy to grow.

Price: 29.00

Unit Description:

100 Plants / Tray

Resilience:

Hardy

Habit:

Mound Forming

Flowering Time:

August - September

Height x Spread:

70 x 30 cm

Available to Order:

January - August

Recommend Sales:

February - September

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Narrative Description:

Small, narrow, felt-like feathery leaves with overtones of a camphor/citronella aroma. Perfect for a sensory garden, as a mixed border perennial and in hanging baskets. Historically used as an air freshener. Very easy to grow.

Ideal Conditions:

Ideal for any conditions, but with free draining soil or compost.

Possible Situation:

Perfect for a foil and main feature of any bowl, basket, or placed in a raised bed.

Accreditations /
Awards:

New to the Catalogue

Resilience:

Hardy

Habit:

Mound Forming

Height x Spread / Trail:

70 x 30 cm

Features:

Typical Season:

Summer

Autumn

Flower Colour:

Foliage Colour:

green

silver/grey

Flowering Time:

August - September

Planting Recommendations:

Basket

Raised Bed

Container

Prefers:

Full Sun

Part Sun

Shade

Temperature Tolerance:

Dies back over winter, but may revive in spring if protected from frost.

Plant Care:

Cultural Information

Family:

LAMIACEAE

Genus:

Artemisia

Species:

abrotamum var

Cultivar:

Citrata

Category:

Herbs

Recommended Pot Sizes:

9cm

11cm

1Ltr

Pot Spacing:

Leave enough room so that foliage does not overlap within crop time.

Typical time required from pot to sale:

0 weeks over Winter

10 weeks in Spring / Summer

Based on producing a finished pot size of 1L for plug products and 2L for liner products. (*)

Growing Media / Irrigation / Water Capacity:

Free draining - keep evenly moist

Feeding / Fertilser
(during crop time):

NPK balanced feeding

Feeding Frequency:

Requires infrequent feeding (Low EC)

Recommended pH:

Standard 5.0 to 5.5

Growth Regulation PGR:

Due to the current approval situation, please contact your PGR provider

Temperature During Production:

Warm crop 11 - 19C

Temperature During Transport:

12-16C

Availability

Available to Order:

January - August

Recommended Sales Window:

February - September

Forecast Availability:

Wk/Yr:22/17
Qty:4

Please note: this forecasted availability is a guide only. Quantities can be increased or produced earlier on request.

Point of Sale Material:

Midi 12cm (4.7)

P&D Susceptibility

Common Pests:

Aphid

Common Diseases:

Botrytis

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Additional Notes (*):

All information provided is based on producing a default finished pot size of 1L for our plug products, and 2L for 7cm and 9cm liner products. For alternative pot sizes please adjust cultural notes accordingly.

Finishing times - Based on average estimated climatic and environmental conditions, and are for guidance purposes only.

Temperature These conditions assume a protected ornamental growing environment. Recommended growing is generally above 5C.

Feeding Does not specify controlled release or liquid fertiliser application. This choice will depend on your conditions, requirements and preferences please contact your fertiliser consultant for suitable products to meet your requirements.

Growing media and pH Is shown for guidance purposes only - please contact your growing media consultant for suitable growing media to meet your requirements.



Disclaimer

This information is for guidance purposes only and is based upon our own growing environment and experience during trials. It is wise to use your own knowledge about your growing conditions and local environment in order to make informed cultural decisions.

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