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Lexington, Kentucky 40508
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Artemisia absinthium (wormwood)
A colorful, fragrant perennial with silver-gray, deeply incised foliage. Historically used in making the distilled, highly alcoholic beverage absinthe. Wormwood needs well-drained soil and full sun. Good for rock gardens and areas with poor, dry soil. 2-3'H x 1.5-2'W. USDA Zones 4-9.
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