ARTEMISIA dracunculus

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ARTEMISIA dracunculus

Russian Tarragon

Select Item No. AA917

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One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: Temperate northern hemisphere: wastelands, roadsides.
Special Features: Suitable for natural landscaping. Aromatic scent. Use for low maintenance plantings. Deer and rabbit resistant. Drought tolerant/ for xeriscaping/ water-wise design. Easy to grow.
Historical: Traditional kitchen herb, medicinal useage and for flavoring drinks.
Basic Colour: (green)
Flower Colour: greenish
Natural Flowering Period: June - August
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z2 - Z9
Foliage: entire, simple, lanceolate,aromatic, green.
Growth Habit: bushy
Height with Flowers: 100 cm
Spacing between Plants: 50 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average / poor, lean
Characteristics: medicinal plant / culinary herb
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.2 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
1 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

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