Dill Anethum graveolens
How to sow dill: Direct seed outdoors
Sun requirement for dill: Plant in Full Sun
Dill has been planted 46 times by Growstuff members.
Dill is an herb wth slender green stems and feathery, delicate leaves. It's flowers are white to yellow. Fresh and dried dill leaves are used to season fish, borscht, and to make pickles. Dill is best when used fresh. It loses its flavor rapidly if dried. Dill seed is also used as a spice.
Median lifespan16 weeks
First harvest expected6 weeks after planting
Last harvest expected10 weeks after planting
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This weekend I had two full days to really focus on the yard, and I made the most of it. With the intermittent help of several others over the course of the weekend, I got both easement planter boxes filled with compost and soil, cleaned up and weeded the alley, got the stump pulled from the coni...
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So we have this new feature where if you mention a crop like [tomato](crop) or [lemon](crop) or [dill](crop) using the Markdown syntax (like: \[dill]\(crop)), your post will show up on the crop page. Click through to any of those crops, scroll down, and take a look!Read more
My [raspberry](crop) are flowering! Anyone whose english [pea](crop) plants yield spherical peas must be a saint. I only get spherical peas if I miss a pod. In the evening I sit out in the garden and eat peas until there is nothing worth eating left on the plant. Then I am done until tomorrow....
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Something's skeletonizing my [carrot](crop)s and [dill](crop). It did a number on the sweet basil I planted, and is taking out the kale plants one by one. I haven't caught it in the act yet, though I've seen a couple big fat grasshoppers around; they're pretty likely culprits. My [blueberry](...Read more
How to grow dill
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