Fennel - Florence


About- Has a flavor that resembles anise but is much sweeter. The bulb can be used as a root vegetable while the seeds and leaves are often used for seasoning meat dishes or used as a garnish.

When and Where to Plant- Direct sow after your last frost in the spring. Prefers fertile moist, well draining soil. 

Care and Harvest- Soak seeds overnight before sowing into the garden. Harvest as desired and use promptly after harvesting.

Planting Depth- 1/4"

Seed Spacing- 3-4"

Spacing Between Rows- 12"

Days to Germination- 7-14

Space After Thinning- 12"

Days to Maturity- 80-100

Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 200