Dill - Key Growing Information

Dill crop; this is the diminutive ' Teddy,' a productive, slow-to-bolt variety suitable for container or field growing.
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 7-21 days at 65–70°F (18–21°C).

SOWING: Successive sowings can be done every three weeks to harvest fresh greens continuously.
Direct seed (recommended): Sow in spring as soon as the soil can be worked. Plant seeds 1/8- 1/4" deep, 2 seeds per inch. Thinning is not necessary, but a 4" final spacing produces healthy, full plants.
Transplant: Dill can be started inside in individual containers or cell trays. Sow 3-5 seeds per cell and thin to 1-2 plants each. Transplant to garden using 4" spacing in rows at least 12" apart.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS:
Prefers a rich, light soil, but will grow in most soils.

PLANT HEIGHT: Varies.

PLANT SPACING: 2-4".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Foliage may be harvested once the plants have become established right up to flowering. Harvest seed heads just as the seeds begin to turn a golden brown. Foliage and seeds can both be dried and stored for future use.

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Anethum graveolens