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Marigold Texas Tarragon : seeds


Mexican Tarragon is a PERENNIAL growing to 80cm with an upright to bushy habit with many unbranching stems. Leaves are linear, shiny green and anise-tarragon scented.

Clusters of small golden yellow flower heads on the ends of the stems appear in late summer.

Prefers moist, well-drained soil in full sun. Can grow in heavy clay soil.

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Leaves have an anise-like flavour and are used as a Tarragon substitute.

Dried leaves and flowering tops are brewed into a herb tea. Flower petals are used as a condiment.

The plant has some traditional medicinal uses and is also a dye plant, insect repellent and companion plant.

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Latin Name

(Tagetes lucida)