Ancient plant with many medicinal and herbal properties. Reputed uses for the leaves include usage as primary ingredient in the making of absinthe, bitters, insect repellant, and disinfectant tonics, just to mention a few. In the garden it is a quick growing, small shrub that is useful as a weed supressor and windbreak to shelter smaller more tender plants. Easily grown in all soil types.
- Height: 150cm
- Drought resistance: very good
- Flowering time: summer
- Frost tolerance: moderate
- Light requirement: full sun to partial shade