Fennel (Bronze) – 30 seeds (Free Postage)
Fennel Bronze (Foeniculum vulgare Purpureum)
Not only can fennel make a salad sing, it can also make a lovely cup of nutritious tea. Used for centuries as a medicinal plant with its mild, liquorice like flavour fennel tea aids digestion after a hearty meal.
Sow: Indoors March to September or direct sow in a sunny position from Spring
Harvest: As require, Spring to Autumn
Height: up to 30 inches
Sow in early spring in pots and keep covered until germination takes place, or in mid-spring direct where it is to grow 15mm deep in compost. Keep at approximately 20C (in a propagator or polythene bag), germination is quick taking 7-10 days.
(approx. 30 seeds)