Perennial. French tarragon is not as hardy as Russian tarragon but the flavour is superior.
Suitable for: Plabt in poor, dry soil with a sunny aspect. Can be grown in containers. Ideal for tubs and pots.
Height: (approx) Up to 60cm (24in)
Care: Water well before planting and until established.
Culinary uses: Chiefly used in sauces and vinegars, but also with chicken and egg dishes.