This 15 inch tall, feathery-leaved plant is best known for its apple-like flavor and fragrance. Used in teas and medicinally as a sedative, nerve tonic, and skin cleanser. It has remarkable properties as a companion plant in making compost due to an affinity with calcium. 800 seeds
Germination: 10-14 days
Seed Planting Depth: Sow on surface, lightly press into soil.
Starting Indoors/Outdoors: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Provide 65-70 degrees soil temperatures.Transplant 8-12 " apart. Sow outdoors in spring when soil temperature reaches 65-70 degrees. Sow a few seeds every 1-2" , then thin to a few plants every 10-12".
Light Needs: Sun
Soil Needs: Average to fertile, well drained.
Uses: Medicinal, attracts bees and beneficials