Herb, Epazote Organic

Catalog #1623A

18149

(Chenopodium ambrosioides) Pungent, aromatic herb native to Central and South America. Traditionally used in bean dishes to impart a fuller flavor and alleviate flatulence; add leaves near the end of the cooking time. Both fresh and dried leaves can be used. Self-seeds readily. Annual.
DIRECT SEED
1/8" Deep
GERMINATION
6-21 Days
THIN
8-12" Apart
LIGHT
Full Sun

Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds outdoors early in spring when ground has warmed. Prefers rich well-drained soil and a sheltered location out of the wind. Will readily volunteer each year from dropped seeds.

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