Also known as Winter Tarrogon this herb originates in Mexico and has long pointed and very aromatic leaves. The taste is very similar to French tarragon with a strong anise-like scent. The plant is not winter hardy but can be overwintered with protection.
Botanical name: Tagetes lucidaSpecific qualities: germinates in the dark, frost sensitive shrub, therefore usable only annualVegetation period: annual
Seed required for 1000 plants (g): 1.5Sowing depth: 1Sowing times: indoors in March; planting out in MayDistance between rows and plants (cm): 30 x 30
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Multiplier: Gärtnerei Willmann, WaldhofCerifications: Demeter