Fennel Smokey - Plants

£4.99 each

  • Good in pots and containers
  • Varieties suitables for cutting
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Three young plug plants, bursting with energy
  • Delivered to your door
  • UK hardy perennial herb
  • Attractive yarrow-like umbel flowers
  • Edible leaves and seeds for seasoning and teas
  • Beautiful and intricate leaves
  • Excellent variety for a sensory garden
  • Rare bronze colour to offset nearby vibrant flowers

Enjoy adding this rare herb to your garden for extra texture and beautiful bronze, smokey leaves. Fennel Smokey is a beautiful ornamental plant with intricate feathery leaves, so satisfying to brush your hands through and visually pleasing too. In fact this is the perfect variety for a sensory garden.

In July to September feel free to harvest the feathery leaves and indeed the seeds which you can crush to release a satisfying aroma much enjoyed by home cooks and lovers of teas and tisanes. The seeds follow a lovely display of attractive yarrow-like flowers- another pleasing trait of this aniseed-flavoured herb.

Useful tip:

Grow Fennel Smokey in containers or in your flower beds and position next to bright summer flowers like dahlias or salvias. The bright colours and intriguing tactile leaves combine to give you a multi-sensory display perfect for gardens around the UK.

Making great cut stems for flower arrangements Fennel Smokey is the perfect variety for florists and those that love to garden for decorative cut stems.

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Catalogue Number 1080-5502
  • Quantity 5x Fennel Plants
  • Height Up To: 50cm / 20in

Delivery: Early May to Early June

£4.99 each
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