Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

Tarragon

Tarragon (Artemisia Dracunculus), a wormwood (q.v.) differing from most of its allies In having undivided leaves and in not being bltter, is a native of Siberia, cultivated a little in England and universally in France as an ingredlent in salads and pickles, and for flavourlng vinegar.