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Anethum graveolens
Synonyms: A. sowa

Common Name(s): Dill
Family: Apiaceae
Growth Habit: Func. Annual/Biennial
Growing Days: 100 to 180 (days)
Abs.Max=79° (F)    Opt.Max=64° (F)
Opt.Min=59° (F)    Abs.Min=43° (F)
Winter Minimum: 28° (F)
Soil pH: 6 to 7
Soil Texture/Type: Medium
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Long day
Light Intensity: Clear
Wide range of climates, tropical to temperate at 60 lattitude. Probable origin south Asia.
Sclerotinia, Rhizoctonia
Material - essent oils, Medicinal - folklore, Additive - flavoring
Tropical-wet and dry, steppe and semi-arid, subtropical-dry summer, temperate, boreal
Geographical Origin:
Widely cultivated
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