3-4' x 3-4' wide. Sand sage is a fantastic native shrub with bright silver, fine textured foliage and a loose spreading shape. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).

Common Name

Sand Sage

Botanical Name

Artemisia filifolia


4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Flower Color


Mature Height

36-48" tall

Mature Spread

36-48" wide

Bloom Time


Ships As

Potted Plant

Soil Type

Sandy Soil, Average Soil, Low Fertility Soil, Well-Drained Soil

Soil Moisture

Drought Resistant / Waterwise

Amount Of Rain

10 to 20", 20 to 30"


Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Pest / Disease Resistant, Native, Fragrant Flower / Foliage, Evergreen, Good For Erosion Control

Ideal Region

Western Only

Planting Time

Spring / Summer, Fall

Sand Sage