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SWEET MACE aka'MEXICAN TARRAGON' ORGANIC

SWEET MACE AKA'MEXICAN TARRAGON' ORGANIC

Tagetes lucida
Member $4.25
Fragrant leaves are reminiscent of a mix between tarragon and anise. Ideal for making herb vinegars or dry the leaves for a warming herbal brew. The long-lasting clusters of small yellow flowers are a magnet for bees, and the petals have a refreshing minty flavour so are a great addition to salads. Also known as Mexican Tarragon, or Mexican Mint Marigold.
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SEEDS: S335

Growing Information

Sow in punnets in Spring
Height To 70cm
Position in FULL SUN
100 Seeds Per Packet
TENDER PERENNIAL
Space at 20cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
85% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

SWEET MACE AKA'MEXICAN TARRAGON' ORGANIC

Tagetes lucida
Member $4.25
Fragrant leaves are reminiscent of a mix between tarragon and anise. Ideal for making herb vinegars or dry the leaves for a warming herbal brew. The long-lasting clusters of small yellow flowers are a magnet for bees, and the petals have a refreshing minty flavour so are a great addition to salads. Also known as Mexican Tarragon, or Mexican Mint Marigold.
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SEEDS: S335
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