Mugwort Seed Packet 0.25g (Artimesia vulgaris )(approx 1200 seeds)

Artimesia vulgaris P. Aromatic dark green leaves with silvery, downy undersides. Yellowish, purplish brown flower spikes. Flowers: Aug-Sept. Requires: Sun Height: 60-120 cm

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Description

This species is also occasionally known as riverside wormwood, felon herb, chrysanthemum weed, wild wormwood, old Uncle Henry, sailor’s tobacco, naughty man, old man or St. John’s plant.  Mugworts have been used medicinally  for pain relief, treatment of fever and used as a diuretic agent and Traditionally, it was, and is, used as one of the flavouring and bittering agents of gruit ales, a type of non-hopped, fermented grain beverage.