Artemisia – Silver Cascade® – Dusty Miller – Artemisia stelleriana
Native to North America
Plants may be sheared to shape. Plants will have a tendency to look ugly after blooming. A hard prune once it is done flowering will keep the plant looking good long term.
Provides great contrast in your garden, containers and window boxes
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Container, Landscape
pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2
EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9
Fertilization 100 - 150
Light Requirements High
Water Requirements Dry to Moderate
Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Growing On Temperature 55 - 65° Fahrenheit
Holding Temperature 40 - 50° Fahrenheit
Planting and Timing Information
Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.
Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 4-5
6" and Gallon Pot : 5-6
7-9" Pot : 6-7
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot :
Pinching and Growth Regulators
One pinch at planting time.
Pest and Disease Management
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.
Habit will be improved with vernalization, do not over fertilize or water.