Hoary Mugwort Overview
Artemisia stelleriana is a herbacous perennial with interesting, aromatic and pale green to silvery-grey, lobed leaves. This plant is also known by the names hoary mugwort, Dusty Miller, beach wormwood and oldwoman. It produces non-showy, small yellow flowers in dense clusters. Cultivated as an ornamental species, this plant is commonly found across Asia and North America. It is naturalised in a scattering of areas across North America and Scandinavia, mostly in coastal dunelands and other sandy environments. Grows best in dry, hot climates.