Seed Freaks - Herbs - Sweet Annie
Seed Freaks – Herbs – Sweet Annie
HERB: SWEET ANNIE / CHINESE WORMWOOD / QUING HAO
Attractive green feathery foliage followed by tiny yellow flowers.
The scent of this plant is like sweet chamomile and infuses the garden as you brush past.
Tall at around 1.5m, it makes a lovely back drop in the garden & repels pests.
An annual, it self-seeds readily – cut before flowering & use as scented wreaths and to avoid spread,
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: FEB, MAR, SEP, OCT, NOV
Temperate: FEB, MAR, APR, SEP, OCT, NOV
Sub – Tropical: MAR, APR, AUG, SEP, OCT
Tropical: ANYTIME DURING DRY SEASON.
Arid: FEB, MAR, SEP, OCT, NOV
PH 4.2 to 8 (a very wide range!)
Well-drained to damp soil conditions.
Direct sow – by pressing onto the soil surface and keeping moist.
Seed may take up to a month to germinate.
The herb may induce headaches or allergic reactions in susceptible people.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 1000 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN