Artemisia schmidtiana 'Silver Mound'

Silver Mound

  • Soft, fern-like leaves form compact mounds
  • Wonderful ground cover or edging plant for dry areas
  • Excellent companion to bright blooms and foliage

Silver Mound Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Trim foliage back if the plant opens up in the center which is usually around late June.
Good for hot,dry sites or mix with other perennials in a container. Fine-textured silvery-gray foliage combines well with so many plants.
Consider adding contrasting elements with upright spikes of Yucca or Tall Bearded Iris. Silver Mound rarely needs dividing and should be left undisturbed.


6-12 Inches


12-15 Inches

Bloom Color:



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Characteristics & Attributes for Artemisia schmidtiana 'Silver Mound'


  • Drought Tolerant
  • Naturalizing
  • Great Foliage
  • Container
  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed


  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Gray

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Spring Bloomer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Dry Soil