Mexican Mint Marigold


Texas Tarragon also known as Mexican Mint Marigold has instense anise flavored leaves. Used as a substitute for French Tarragon in hot climates.

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Tagetes lucida

Texas Tarragon, as it is known, is a substitute for French tarragon where it is too hot for the French tarragon to grow. Yellow marigold like flowers appear in late summer.  The leaves have a more intense anise flavor that regualr tarragon so use judicially. The flowers and leaves can be used in flavored vinegars. Drought tolerant. Hardy in zones 8-10. Plants are shipped in 3,5″ containers.

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Weight 1.3 lbs