Rue is native to the Balkan Peninsula. The bitter taste of the herb rue has led to it being associated with the verb rue "to regret". It is mentioned in folklore and meieval handbooks on wellness but is now used primarily as an ornamental plant.
Perennial in zones 4-9
Plants grow to 2 feet tall
Pungent aroma and yellow flowers
Grows well in containers
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States.