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Mr Fothergill's Fennel
Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel
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Grow your own fresh and fragrant fennel at home, and enjoy full flavoured dishes every day. These seeds produce a delicious herb that can be easily grown in pots or as a decoration for garden edges. This plant is easy to grow, with a mild flavoured leaves and stronger flavoured stems and seeds that are great when combined in salads, fish and poultry dishes. Plant your seeds in well cultivated soil to benefit from a bountiful garden.

Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

6mm deep in rows 45cm apart. As bulbs start to swell, build up the earth around them to maintain the flavour and whiteness of the bulb.

Watering needs

Water well until your plant is established and the keep soil moist.

Pruning Advice

If desired, plants can be kept smaller by pinching back regularly. Pick leaves and stems as required.