McKenzie Seed – Tarragon Russian

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McKenzie Seed – Tarragon Russian


Russian Tarragon has a very distinctive flavor. This distinct flavor makes it a necessity in many sauces. It’s also delightful when added to meat dishes, used in stuffings and in salads.

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Plant Type: Herb

Flavor: A strong taste that is bitter, harsh and tingly

Preparation Ideas: Tarragon should be used freshly picks and it tends to wilt quickly. Add chopped leaves to creamed sauces for meat dishes or to soups.

Days to Germination: 7 to 28 days

Days to Maturity: 90 days

Growth Type: Perennial Zone 4

Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8″)

Growing Height: 60-90 cm (24-36″)

Instructions: Start seed indoors in a sunny location 6 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Or sow directly in well-drained soil in full sun after danger of frost is past. Pick leaves as needed.

Suggestions: For homemade Tarragon vinegar, put fresh tarragon leaves into white vinegar and place in a dark place for 3-4 weeks before use.

Product Weight: 400 milligrams