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Organic Herb seed - Glossy Epazote : Also known as pigweed or Mexican tea.

Herb - Epazote, Glossy, ORGANIC

Dysphania ambrosioides ORGANIC Epazote is an herb well-known to Mexican and Caribbean cooking. Also known as pigweed or Mexican tea. Can sometimes be a bit of a nuisance in the garden, but if you can give it room, it's well worth it. It is most commonly used in black bean recipes to ward off some of the gassy side effects of eating beans. Much like cilantro, it has an acquired taste. Attracts beneficial insects, especially fall syrphid flies. Full sun. Annual. Approx. seeds per packet = 500 Packet weight 0.1 grams

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Dysphania ambrosioides ORGANIC Epazote is an herb well-known to Mexican and Caribbean cooking. Also known as pigweed or Mexican tea. Can sometimes be a bit of a nuisance in the garden, but if you can give it room, it's well worth it. It is most commonly used in black bean recipes to ward off some of the gassy side effects of eating beans. Much like cilantro, it has an acquired taste. Attracts beneficial insects, especially fall syrphid flies. Full sun. Annual. Approx. seeds per packet = 500 Packet weight 0.1 grams