Seed Freaks - Herbs - Dill - Long Island Mammoth
Seed Freaks – Herbs – Dill – Long Island Mammoth
DILL: LONG ISLAND MAMMOTH
A tall, and vigorous dill variety perfectly suited to adding aromatic dill flavour to a variety of dishes.
Perfect for providing that that quintessential dill kick to your home pickled veg!
Easy to grow and matures relatively quickly from seed to feathery umbels of yellow flowers.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: SEP – FEB
Temperate: AUG – MAR
Sub – Tropical: MAR – NOV
Tropical: APR – OCT
Arid: JUL, AUG
PH 5.3 – 7.8
Well-drained friable soil.
Only sow direct as it does not like transplanting, sow 5-10mm deep and 25cm apart and keep moist.
To avoid bolting – grow in full sun.
The seeds are not true seeds.
But the halves of very small, dry fruits called schizocarps.
DAYS TO HARVEST
Flowers 70 Days. Bolts at high temperatures.
APPROX 200 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED
100% TASMANIAN GROWN