Dill 'Tetra'

Brilliant so-called ‘Tetraploid’ dill variety, loved for its dark green leaves and slowness to bolt. More
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Brilliant so-called ‘Tetraploid’ dill variety, loved for its dark green leaves and slowness to bolt, so ideal for the herb and veg garden.

Genus Anethum
Group/Species graveolens
Variety Tetra
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Dill
Border Position Back, Middle
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 1m (3ft 3in)
Spacing 25cm (10in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow from mid-spring to mid-summer. Best direct sown in free draining soil. Sow regularly for a continual crop. You can speed the germination process up by sowing into a length of guttering under cover and transplanting outside.
Care Tips If growing for foliage, remove flower stems or this will stop foliage production.
Flowering July - October
Storing Can be dried for storing
Harvesting Flower production: 6-8 weeks.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Dill 'Tetra' reviews

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Eleanor

I've tried growing dill from seed before without success. These worked fine.
Last time, I sowed direct. This time, I grew them in loo-roll tubes, so I could keep them away from pests and then transplant them without disturbing roots.