Artemisia – Lad’s Love – Renaissance Herbs
Lad’s Love is a perennial herbaceous plant with grey-green feathery leaves and a lemony wormwood-like fragrance. Small yellow-white flowers predominantly appear in summer.
Lad’s Love is best known for it’s insect deterring properties. It can be used dried to deter moths in cupboards. Plant Lad’s Love around your chicken pen to help control mites and other parasites.
Flower Colour: Yellow-white
Flowering Time: Summer
Position: Full sun
Height: 1.5 metres
Width: 1.5 metres
Care Tips: Lad’s Love thrives in a well-drained, sunny position. Prune back regularly to maintain shape and to keep it controlled.