Fennel - Florence
Approximately 50 Seeds
Not to be confused with the Common Green or Bronze Herb Fennel, this one is grown primarily for its fleshy bulb which has a wonderful aniseed flavour. The leaves can also be used. Great for small gardens as the plant grows to only to 1 metre tall. Annual.
- Sow sparingly mid spring to late summer using successive sowing to prolong harvest
- Keep well-watered and earth up when bulbs begin to swell to 5 cms
- Spacing: 20 cms
- Cut and use about 3 weeks after earthing up