French Tarragon - Artemisia dracunculus sativa

Culinary herb has long strap like leaves with a peppery anise flavor used in vinegars, soups & stews. Stimulates digestion. Add to hot cooking only during last 15 minutes. Small flowers bloom in summer. Classic addition to herb gardens. Can be potted and kept indoors.

Water Needs: 
Low
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Fragrant
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Dry Areas
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
24-36"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Edible
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Grow in well drained, fertile soil. Does not like wet areas. Cut to ground in fall to encourage compact new growth in spring. Divide in fall or spring as needed to maintain plant vigor.

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