Herb latin name: Artemisia campestris glutinosa

Synonyms: Artemisia glutinosa

Family: Compositae

Description of the plant:


150 cm
(5 feet)


Habitat of Artemisia campestris glutinosa:

Dry places.

Other uses of the herb:

The plant yields an essential oil that is used in perfumery.

Propagation of Artemisia campestris glutinosa:

Seed - surface sow from late winter to early summer in a greenhouse. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in the summer. Division in spring or autumn.

Cultivation of the herb:

Dry places.

Medicinal use of Artemisia campestris glutinosa:

None known

Known hazards of Artemisia campestris glutinosa:

Although no reports of toxicity have been seen for this species, skin contact with some members of this genus can cause dermatitis or other allergic reactions in some people.

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.