Fennel

Leaf Fennel:
Foeniculum vulgare
Direct seed from mid– spring through early summer. Can also be transplanted with care as disturbing roots can cause bolting. Sow seeds .6-1 cm deep and keep moist. Space plants 15 cm. apart in rows spaced 45 cm apart. Water and feed regularly for best results. Harvest foliage throughout the season and harvest tasty seeds when they have dried and turned brown. Perennial
zones 5-10

Bulbing Fennel:
Foeniculum vulgare
Direct seed from mid– spring through early summer. Can also be transplanted with care as disturbing roots can cause bolting. Sow seeds .6-1 cm deep and keep moist. Space plants 15 cm. apart in rows spaced 45 cm apart. Water and feed regularly for best results. Harvest foliage throughout the season and harvest bulbs when they swell to 7-10 cm. If bulbs become too large they begin to toughen.

Bronze Leaf

Price
$3.50
Packet Size
~150 Seeds
Days to Maturity:
50-60 days.

Foliage emerges coppery-red and turns bronze as it matures. The feathery, anise flavoured leaves are excellent in salads as are the flower buds and stems.

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Perfection

Price
$3.50
Packet Size
~150 Seeds
Days to Maturity:
80 days

Crisp white flesh is full of anise flavour and delicious raw or cooked. Plants are very slow to bolt even when spring transplanted.

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