Prairie Sage

Prairie sage is more discrete, though, with its spikes of small, inconspicuous, yellow flowers that are wind-pollinated.

PRAIRIE SAGE
(Artemisia ludoviciana)

This is Manitoba’s native take on dusty miller. Prairie sage is more discrete, though, with its spikes of small, inconspicuous, yellow flowers that are wind-pollinated. The plants are beautifully scented and hold a special place in many Indigenous cultures.

 

Flower Colour: yellow
Life Cycle: perennial
Sun Exposure: full sun
Bloom Period: August
Height: 1 – 2 ft
Soil: dry – medium