Tagetes fillefolia

Dropshot is an annual herb that belongs to the Marigold family with a noticeable licorice or anise flavor. It is well-branched and globular shaped with fine thin-tender leaves that grows up to a height of 15-25 cm (6-10”).
Ideal for ornamental use in pots or in mixed flower/herb containers. Great item for production of microgreens.

  • Excellent to flavor drinks, tea or food

  • Strong licorice or anise flavor

  • Easy to grow annual

  • Produces from spring through fall

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Life cycle: annual
Use: pots, containers, garden beds, microgreens, herbal plant
Height in pot: 20 cm (8”)
Pot size: 8-15 cm (3-6”) pots
Garden height: 20-25 cm (8-10”)
Garden spread: 20-25 cm (8-10”)
Seed count: 1.000-1.200 s/gram (28.000-34.000 s/oz)
Seed form: clipped/de-tailed and coated seed

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