Fennel

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Useful for:  Cut Flower
Planting Style:  sensory
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Position/ Situation:  Herbaceous Border
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Scented flowers or leaves:  Scented Leaves
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Bee and Butterfly:  Both
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus
Cooking Use:  Garnishing/ Flavouring dishes


Aromatic herb used in cooking. Seeds can be used to make fennel tea. Tall perennial, needing a fair amount of space but adding a dramatic effect to a herb garden. Large umbels of yellow flowers in summer. Grow in moist, well drained soil in sun.


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