Fennel, Grosfruchtiger - Leaf Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) - 200 Seeds
• American Grown Seeds
• Biennial (Grown as an annual)
• USDA Zones: 4-10
Introduce a dash of Mediterranean flair to your garden and kitchen with Grosfruchtiger, a remarkable variety of leaf fennel. Valued for its delicate, feathery fronds and robust aniseed flavor, this herb elevates countless dishes, from salads to fish. Beyond culinary delights, it offers medicinal qualities, and its seeds are often used in traditional remedies. An asset to any garden, its golden-yellow flowers attract beneficial pollinators, ensuring a lively, buzzing garden throughout the season.
Fennel seeds do not require stratification. Plant in a location with full sun and well-draining soil. Sow seeds 1/4 inch deep, spacing plants 12-18 inches apart and rows 18-24 inches apart. Water regularly, ensuring consistent soil moisture without overwatering.