Artemisia MAKANA™ 'Silver'Artemisia MAKANA™ 'Silver'

Artemisia MAKANA™ ‘Silver’

Makes a mounding, small shrub. Its soft, silvery foliage works great in a mixed container or in the ground. Can be used for containers, accent, or planted in mass. It can be trained as a small specimen tree. It is fast growing and needs good drainage.

Selected as 'Best Novelty' in the 2018 Annual Trial at Colorado State University (CSU).

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 9-11
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 36″ / –“
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): August, September

Available as a URC from Danziger

Common Name

Maui Wormwood






Plant Type

US Patent #

('TNARTMS') PP30968

EU Grant #


Bloom Time


Flower Color

Foliage Color



Growth Habit

Growth Rate

Hardiness Zone

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How Different?

A soft, billowy silver mound with softer looking foliage than other Artemisia. Better habit than the species.

Landscape Value

Contrast, accent, mass.

Most Active Growing Season



Size (HT/W/FL HT)

24" / 36" / –"

Soil (Garden)

Best in average, well-drained soil.

Water (Garden)


Special Uses

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Needs good drainage. Flowers are insignificant and not seen much.

Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.75 – 1.5
pH 6.0 – 7.4
Fertility Needs 100 – 150 ppm
Notes Needs good drainage.
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 5 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 6 – 8 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Long Day
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