Tagetes lucida

Tagetes lucida

$5.00

Texas Tarragon

A delicious culinary stand-in for French tarragon that thrives in hot weather. Long, shiny, medium green leaves have a sweet anise/licorice smell and taste. Clusters of yellow, half-inch flowers grow on bushy, upright stems in fall. Use flowers in salads. Stimulant and diuretic that improves digestion. Flowers yield a yellow dye. Dried leaves can be burned to keep away insects.
Full-part sun. Height: 18-36”. Spread: 36”. Winter hardy to 5°.

3” pot