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Week 22 – May 27, 2024

Plant Information

Artemisia dracunculus French Tarragon

  • Artemisia dracunculus French Tarragon - Bloom
  • Artemisia dracunculus French Tarragon - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Artemisia dracunculus sativa

Common Name: Wormwood

Hardiness Zone: 4a - 9b

Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Deer Resistant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Height: 16 - 24" (41 - 61cm)

Width: 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Harvest leaves regularly for fresh and flavorful tarragon all season long.
Excellent spiller in mixed herb containers.

Grower Information:

Leaves have a distinctive anise flavor and scent. Use fresh or dried to flavor fish, meats, vegetables, eggs, salads and sauces.