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Foeniculum Vulgare

Botanical Name:

Foeniculum vulgare

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Plant Type

Edible, Herb, Herb.

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

Calyx teeth obsolete; petals bright yellow.

Fruit

Fruit 4–8 mm. long, narrowly ovoid at maturity, very distinctly glaucous-grey especially when immature; stylopodium rather low. Mericarps with ribs that are obvious at maturity, but inconspicuous in young fruit.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Butterflies

Pollinators

Taxonomy

Order

Apiales

Family

Apiaceae

Genus

Foeniculum

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