Thread: FRENCH Tarragon
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Old July 15, 2017   #14
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Originally Posted by gorbelly View Post
French tarragon doesn't bloom often and any seeds are usually sterile. So it's not seed-grown. If you see anyone advertising seeds for French tarragon, it's probably someone trying to scam folks with Russian tarragon, which is inferior in flavor and intensity.
I had seeds once. Came with a little tag certifying I believe it was either 10 or 20% germination rate and they were extremely expensive. I couldn't get any to germinate though.

So I go with mexican tarragon.

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