Create delicious gourmet meals with fresh herbs! Very popular, attractive herb with exceptionally flavorful leaves.
Tarragon is a corruption from the French esdragon, derived from the Latin dracunculus, or little dragon. The dragon connection may have come from the biting taste of the herb or its entangling serpent-like roots. "Dragon" herbs were thought to cure the bites of poisonous animals. - Still, Steven "Manual of Herbaceous Ornamental Plants"
Plant in fertile, well-drained soil. Allow soil to dry between thorough watering. Harvest foliage as needed.
USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-8