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French tarragon
Photo by Thomas J. Story; written by Johanna Silver

French tarragon

(Artemisia dracunculus)

Use fresh or dried leaves in salads and cooked dishes. A sprawling perennial, it grows 2 feet tall. Zones A1–A3, 2B–10, 14–24.

More: All about growing French tarragon


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