Herb Fennel

Brand: Thompson & Morgan

Product Code: AIT00626

Availability: Out of stock

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Description:

Cooking: Fennel is delicious, with a sweet and delicate aniseed flavour. Use in salads and with fish to counteract oiliness. Beauty: An infusion of Fennel used as a compress is excellent for softening rough chapped hands. Pour hot water over the leaves and stems for a cleansing facial steam bath. Nature's Remedy: Reputed use for many ailments, particularly regularising painful and abnormal menstrual periods. It has long been recommended to combat obesity and aid slimming, as an eyewash for sore eyes and as a gentle laxative. Steep 1 tablespoonful of freshly crushed seeds in 1 cup of water for 5 minutes. Sweeten with honey to taste.

Sowing Info:

Prepare the ground well and rake to a fine tilth before sowing. Sow seeds in early spring outdoors where they are to grow, 12mm (½in) deep in rows 38cm (15in) apart.

Growing Info:

When large enough to handle thin out to 3cm (12in) apart.

Aftercare Info:

They prefer a sunny site and well drained soil but will grow in most sites and soils.

Flowering Period:

Harvesting Period:

August to October

No of Seeds:

250

Delivery

Seeds - Postal Delivery cost is €2 and applies to orders of seed packets ONLY. (Please Note: This Does Not Apply to Seed Potatoes, Onion Sets or Bulbs)

Standard delivery within 2-5 working days, for all other orders is €5.99 per online order up to 10kg regardless of the number of items ordered.

Orders over 10kg are charged at €9.99. The Max order we can send is 30kg.

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