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African Wormwood
Artemisia afra
Uses: Medicinal/Aromatic Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 11+)
When to Sow: Spring/Late Summer/Early Fall Ease of Germination: Moderate
Native to southern and eastern Africa where its uses are widely appreciated, African wormwood is characterized by its aromatic feathery grey-green foilage. It is reportedly good for treatment against fevers, malaria, bronchial diseases, coughs, colds, dyspepsia, stomach ache, gout, and constipation. Similar to other wormwood varieties, it has a bitter taste. Externally, it is known to clear up skin infections and is a natural insecticide. Plant in full sun, and resist over watering. Prefers light to medium, fertile soil. Ht 2-3 ft.
S6963 Seeds $7.25/pkt
Currency: United States Dollar

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