| Sweet Marigold |
| Tagetes lucida|
| Uses: Culinary/Beverage/Aromatic
|| Duration: Annual |
| When to Sow: Spring
|| Ease of Germination: Moderate |
| (Mexican tarragon; Mexican marigold)
Sweet-smelling leaves and flowers with a flavour similar to tarragon. In warm areas where French tarragon will not grow, this is an excellent substitute. Makes a stimulating tea. Golden yellow flowers. Slow to germinate.