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French Tarragon

Prized by Good Cooks

Tender shoots and leaves with peppery,anise-like flavor and a hint of vanilla. A gourmet favorite for seasoning meats, sauces and piquant wine vine gars. Easy-care perennial grows 2-3 ft. tall; spreads slowly.Potted plants. Not available in CA, OR, WA.
  • Zone 4 - 9 (-30° F.). Won't bloom or set seeds in cooler climates.
  • Height 12 - 24 inches.
  • Shade Required Full sun to partial shade.

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  • Botanical Name: Artemisia dracunculus 'French Tarragon'
  • Height: 12 - 24 inches.
  • Spacing: 18 - 24 inches .
  • Depth: Plant at the same level it is growing at in the pot.
  • Spread: 18 - 24 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
  • Yield: N/A
  • Color: Greenish-yellow blossoms.
  • Foliage: Green fine narrow lanceolate dark green leaves.
  • Blooms: Summer for approximately 2 - 3 weeks.
  • Fruit: N/A
  • Days To Maturity: 90 days.
  • Form: Perennial herb.
  • Flower Form: Small globe shaped in terminal panicles.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, sandy, well-drained soil with a PH of 6.9. Does not like wet conditions. Prefers a dry sunny location.
  • Growth Rate: Fast growth rate.
  • Seed Count: N/A
  • Pruning: Prune anytime plant is 6 - 8 inches high. Prune to harvest.
  • Size: N/A
  • Comments: Prefers full sun. Peppery-anise flavor. Dig and split root every 3 - 4 years. Fragrant, easy care perennial. Perfect for windowsill gardens.
  • Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI PR

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