mexican tarragon

(1/1) mexican tarragon By Dick Culbert from Gibsons, B.C., Canada (Tagetes lucida, the Sweetscented Marigold) [CC BY 2.0] (Photo Credits)


Mexican Tarragon

Tagetes lucida
Fruit Trees > Herbs and Spice Plants > Mexican Tarragon
Easy to grow perennial herb. Bright yellow flowers appear in cluster in the summer. the leaves are long and narrow with a distinct aniseed scent and flavour. Use sparingly in any recipe calling for French tarragon to which it is similar. It also makes a g... Read More


Specifications of Mexican Tarragon

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 0-1m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Water Requirements Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest First Year

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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