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Anethum graveolens /Dill Weed

Anethum graveolens   / Anethum graveolens
Flowers on dill in mid-summer
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Flowers on dill in mid-summer

Close-up of floral head

Has a delightful spray of flowers and aromatic foliage

A large umbel of flowers

Foliage is used as an herb in cooking

Close-up of foliage

Young dill plants in late winter ready to transplant

Dill plant in an early spring garden

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Scientific Name: Anethum graveolens
Common Name: Dill Weed
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Yellow
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Brown
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
Landscape Categories: Herb
Comments: An annual which can be grown over the entire United States in zones 9-11 in winter; in zones 6-8 spring and further north in summer. Has handsome fine textured foliage and and broad-spreading flat-topped flowers in summer.