Something new for your herb garden! The Late & Blue Dill (Anethum graveolens 'Late&Blue') is a fantastic new selection of Dill with all the fine-textured airy foliage and aromatic flavor you’d expect, but with a cool blue twist! The foliage is a deep blue-green and really stands out like dark mist among other plants in your garden!
The summer blooms of bright yellow airy flowers are displayed high on the plant and lend delicate finery to garden beds and floral arrangements. The bold yellow flowers really provide a great contrast to the blue foliage!
If you’re lucky, you’ll see a few black, white and yellow striped caterpillars munching on your leaves. If you don’t mind them, you’ll later enjoy cocoons hatching into Black or Giant Swallowtail Butterflies! Just in case, be sure to plant a few extra plants for yourself and your wildlife! Bees and adult butterflies go crazy for the pollen and nectar resources!
Edible from flower to root, these are wonderfully versatile plants! If you pickle and can your produce, you are familiar with the dill seeds, the airy foliage, known as Dill weed, adds lots of flavor to a wide variety of dishes, and the roots are edible too! Fresh or dried, the entire plant has something to offer! Tall and narrow growing, they tuck into any container garden, mixed planter or balcony vegetable garden with ease!
Late & Blue isn’t just tasty and aromatic either! It’s a fantastic pollinator garden plant that attracts a host of bees, butterflies and other beneficial insects! Naturals in the cutting and cottage border as well as mixing beautifully among perennials, shrubs, and of course, the kitchen, veggie and herb garden!
Dill plants do best in the full sun and in very well-drained soil. Provide moderate fertility and consistent but low moisture all growing season. When frost threatens your plant, prune to the ground and hang upside down to dry. Deadhead unless you want the seeds, though be cautious, Dill can self-seed freely if you forget!
Late & Blue Dill is an exciting new blue-green herb plant for your garden, bed or porch pot! You and your pollinators will adore this aromatic blue-green herb, available now at NatureHills.com!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Botanical Name||Anethum graveolens 'Late&Blue'|
|Mature Height||18 - 24 inches|
|Mature Spread||2 - 3 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Soil||Well Drained Soil|
|Foliage Color||Deep Blue Green|