Bouquet Dill Seeds

Organic, Heirloom

#6030
This packet sows up to 173 feet.
Availability: In Stock
Particularly good for pickling because of early and abundant seed production, 'Bouquet's' foliage is also delicious sprinkled on potatoes, tomatoes, salmon, spinach, cucumbers, and lamb chops. Very aromatic. Dill is an important host plant for caterpillars of swallowtail butterflies.
$1.99 3 grams

Botanical Name: Anethum graveolens

Family: Apiaceae

Native: Probably South Asia

Hardiness: Frost-tolerant annual

Plant Dimensions: 30"–36" tall

Variety Information: 'Bouquet' has 6" flower heads with several umbels of tiny yellow flowers; dark green lacy foliage.

Exposure: Full sun.

Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Deer Resistant, Good for Containers

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks before your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is at least 60°F. Successive Sowings: Every 2 to 3 weeks to ensure a continual fresh supply of foliage and seeds.

When to Start Inside: 8 to 10 weeks before your average last frost date. Sow in biodegradable pots that can be planted directly in the ground.

Days to Emerge: 20–25 days

Seed Depth: Press into surface

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 4"

Row Spacing: 12"

Thinning: When 3" tall, thin to 1 every 4"

Harvesting: Fresh foliage can be harvested any time until plant flowers. Cut leaves as close to stem as possible. Seeds should be harvested 2 to 3 weeks after flowering begins, after the flower heads have turned brown. Cut flower heads with stem and place in paper bag before seed becomes too mature and falls to the ground. Heads should be placed in bottom of bag and the top of the bag should be tied shut around the stems. Seeds will fall to the bottom of the bag. Store seeds in airtight glass jar.

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Bouquet Dill Seeds Reviews

4 reviews
Reliable
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Seeds from 2012 still viable with well over 50% germination rate.
Terence L

Big and Beautiful!
Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Jul 27, 2019
Planted these seeds to attract butterflies. The plants grew tall (3ft) and are beautiful. They attract lots of pollinators. I actually didn't expect them to grow so tall and spread so well. Next year when I plant, I will move them to an area where they don't run over onto the sidewalk. They smell wonderful too!
Kelly

Great
Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Review star icon Aug 2, 2019
I'd purchased this and the 'Tetra' leaf dill, and I feel this one has a far superior flavor. Used the leaf in some Greek stye chicken and lemon soup. This also attracted fewer aphids than Tetra (the aphids I've found on dill ate so tiny that I expect I ate some prior to seeing them...whoops). I found this one better for eating. The leftover Tetra seeds will be joining my border to help draw aphids away from other plants.
Deanna Reed

Not so much......
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Barely germinated in a prolific community garden, then barely grew.
Linda Jacobsen
Owner Response: Hi Linda, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with the dill seeds, we are sorry it wasn't a positive one. A customer service agent will be with you shortly. We do guarantee our seeds and test them quite often to ensure their germination rate exceeds both federal and our own standards.

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