How to grow Tarragon

Tarragon growing shrub‎ of the genus Artemisia also known as Tree Wormwood, Tarragon perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental plant and fragrant plant, grow in mediterranean, subtropical, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10.

Tarragon leaves

Leaves are green-gray and edible and narrow and elongated shape.

Flower color yellow, the flowers grow in the end of the branch in spherical structure.

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Requirements for Tarragon growing and care:

Grow it far from other plants

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but possible

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Autumn, summer, spring

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Cut the inner branches

Size of the plant?
1-1.5 m, 40-60 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water, average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:

General information about the flower
Small white flower growing in the branches edges, the flowers sterile

Thinning the bloom:
If grown for the leaves recommend to thinning the flowers

Pollination is done by:

Vegetative Reproduction

Vegetative Reproduction Method:

Preferred time for vegetative reproduction:
Spring / Autumn

Time to grow roots in vegetative reproduction:
2-4 weeks

Treatment for vegetative reproduction:
Put in water, or moist soil without the leaves

Edible leaves

Leaves harvesting season:
All year

How to harvest the leaves?
cut all the branch

Information about leaves:
Green-gray leaves, narrow and elongated shape

Uses of Tarragon leaves:
Beverage, Fragrance, Herbs, Medical use

Scientific name:

Artemisia dracunculus

Blooming Seasons

Edible Parts

Culinary Uses

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Harvest season

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Ornamental parts

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Plant uses

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Watering plants

Hardiness zone