Bouquet Dill (Anethum graveolens)
If creating gleaming jars of home-made dill pickles is on your list of summer joys, make sure you successively plant enough of this amazing garden herb. Long loved for its fragrance, tall lacy foliage, and attractive yellow flowers, dill deserves a place of prominence in every garden. Make sure to plant a little extra for the caterpillars of the gorgeous black swallowtail butterflies.
- 300 seeds minimum
- Germination: 10-21 days
- Maturity: 65-70 days
- Direct sow ¼” deep in full sun after last frost.
- Space plants 12-18” apart.