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Description

Slow-bolting variety. Dried dill in a jar can’t hold a candle to the brilliant aroma of fresh dill. ‘Tetra’ is bushier than other tall, leggy types and flowers later, meaning more dill leaves for the cook! Adds a sprightly tang to pasta salads, dips, dressings and fish, and is, of course, the flavoring of choice for un-sweet pickles. An important host for swallowtail butterfly caterpillars. Heat-tolerant and very easy to grow. Light aids germination; make sure seed has contact with soil.

  • Type: Annual
  • Days to germinate: 20-25
  • Days to maturity: 40-50 for leaves; 90-100 for seed
  • Sun/shade: Full sun
  • Start indoors: Not recommended
  • Direct-sow outdoors: 1-2 weeks after last frost; sow every 2-3 weeks for a continuous supply
  • Planting depth: Press into surface
  • Spacing: A few seeds every 4”; when 2-3” tall, thin to one strong plant
  • Mature plant height: 12-24”
  • Harvest: Just as plants are beginning to flower; 2-6 harvests per season. Do not cut if you want to harvest whole seed.
  • Suitable for container growing: Yes
  • Year of discovery: Ancient; origin unknown, but mentioned in most Germanic languages

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Productive plant & pollinator
Theresa N on Feb 27, 2019
Productive plant & pollinator
Theresa N on Feb 27, 2019
I don't have this variety and would love to try it.
M M on Feb 14, 2019
I don't have this variety and would love to try it.
M M on Feb 14, 2019

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