Artemisia nesiotica

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Artemisia nesiotica P.H.Raven

Asteraceae

Life form: subshrub

Exposure: sun  

Moisture: dry bis Moisture: moderately moist

Soil: sandy loam - Soil: gritty loam - Soil: sandy clay

Arrangement: alternate
Leaves:

Shape: not specified

Division: not specified

Shape: many-stellate
Fruit: achene

 

Inflorescence: not specified

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Asteridae
Superordo:
Asteranae
Ordo:
Asterales

Artemisia nesiotica is a subshrub.

Naming

Artemisia nesiotica was described by Peter Hamilton Raven in 1963. The name is considered as validly published.

Taxonomy

Artemisia nesiotica is a species in the genus Artemisia which contains approximately 521 to 696 species and belongs to the family of the Asteraceae (Aster Family). The type species of the genus is Artemisia vulgaris.

Characteristics

Growth

The subshrubs reach heights of 50 to 60 centimetres.

Wood and Bark

Leaves

Artemisia nesiotica has alternate leaves.

Flowers and Fruits

Artemisia nesiotica produces many-stellate flowers.

The subshrubs produce achenes.

Root System

Distribution

Cultivation

The subshrubs prefer a sunny situation on dry to moderately moist soil. The substrate should be sandy-loamy, gritty-loamy or sandy clay soil.

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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