The Five of Pentacles symbolizes a tendency to worry about the future. This herb is great for tonics to boost energy and offer digestive support, both of which help us to focus on the now and face the unknown with an optimistic attitude.
Artemisia Vulgaris Perennial
This herbaceous plant will produce beautiful green foliage and small groups of flowers. Mugwort is known for its culinary use as well as its medicinal use in teas. Because of its deep root system, the wormwood plant will come back year after year to serve as a fragrant and ornamental part of the garden. Garden Witches use this sacred plant for protection, psychic powers and strength.
Envelope contains 15 seeds.
SUN NEEDS: FULL SUN (MIN 6 HRS)
PLANTING DEPTH: On the surface of sol
GERMINATION: 7-21 days
MATURITY: 85 days
PLANT HEIGHT: 40 inches
SOIL TYPE: well drained
HARDINESS ZONES: 3-9
SUPPORT NEEDED: None
Sow seeds on surface of soil in late winter/late spring or late summer/autumn. Plant indoors first. Stratify seeds in refrigerator for two weeks because mugwort seeds need cold temperatures to break down germination inhibitors. Keep soil most.
Transplant when seedlings and plant them in their permanent locations in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frost. Plant 18-24" apart in ground. Water regularly until mature.