Early, large seed heads with robust flavor make 'Bouquet' dill an excellent pickling spice. Plant extra for the swallowtail butterflies!
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.
Variety Info'Bouquet' has 6" flower heads with several umbels of tiny yellow flowers; dark green lacy foliage.
8 to 10 weeks before your average last frost date. Sow in biodegradable pots that can be planted directly in the ground.
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.