Russian tarragon is a perennial herb of the daisy family native to parts of southern and eastern Russia, Afghanistan, Mongolia, and western North America; it was introduced via cultivation in parts of Central Europe and North America. Russian tarragon is described as having a distinctly bitter taste.
What is Russian tarragon good for?
Tarragon has many impressive health benefits, including the potential to reduce blood sugar, inflammation and pain, while improving sleep, appetite and heart health. Not to mention, it's versatile and can be added to a variety of foods — whether you use fresh or dried varieties.