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JaxGhostJaxGhost Posts: 6

I bought this bargain clearance plant from a local shop but have no idea what it is .. anyone can help with id please?imageimage


  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,846

    looks a bit like an artemisia, has it got stron smelling leaves?

  • madpenguinmadpenguin Isle of WightPosts: 2,448

    Looks like Artemesia abrotanum (Southerwood).

    Lovely shrub for foliage,I cut mine back hard every spring.


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  • JaxGhostJaxGhost Posts: 6

    It does have aromatic leaves though not very strong smelling ... but thank you both for answering, it does indeed look like it's Artemesia, and a good buy for me 

  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 82,094

    Ma always called it 'Lad's Love'  image

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh

  • JaxGhostJaxGhost Posts: 6

    Just looked it up on RHS site and one of the names is 'Boys Love' :)

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