Herb, Bronze Fennel
- Tender perennial or annual
- Plants grow to 3-4 feet tall
- Bronze-tinged foliage is used for salads and garnish
(Foeniculum vulgare) Attractive plants with bronze-tinged lacy foliage, a unique color for garden borders. Does not form an edible bulb like Florence Fennel, used instead as a garnish or added to salads. Tender perennial grown as an annual, 3-4' tall.
Start Indoors: 4-6 weeks before last frost
Germination: 10-15 Days
Plant Outdoors: 10-12” Apart
Light: Sun/Partial Shade
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors just beneath surface of soil. Transplant outdoors after danger of frost has passed. Prefers well-drained rich soil. Has a tendency to self-seed.