Packet Content (approx.): 125 (0.5gs)
Fennel Florence Mixed a good mix of non hybrid medium to tall varieties with erect foliage.
All produce round white bulbs with thick crispy scales and excellent flavour.
A succession of cropping from Sept onwards can be achieved if sown late June to early July.
Tolerant of short frosts down to -5C.
General Sowing information:
Hardy perennial grown for its anise flavored bulbous root use very much the same as you would celery, a very decorative plant. Sow thinly 1cm deep April to July, germinates at 10-30°C spacing plants 20-30cm apart with 60cm between rows.
Suitable for the vegetable garden, allotments and containers.
Be prepared to water well and supplement feed with high-potash feed during season. Regular feeding is recommended.