'Florence' Fennel - Foeniculum vulgare var. azoricum
- Packet Size: 50 Seeds
- Highly aromatic and very flavorful
- Taste is similar to anise, with a mild licorice flavor
This tender perennial is native to the Mediterranean is a member of the carrot family, and is called Finnocchio in Italian. Plants grow to 3′ tall, and have soft feathery leaves similar to dill. Highly aromatic and very flavorful, with a taste similar to anise, with a mild licorice flavor. Used medicinally and as a culinary herb. Celery-like stalks form large bulb at the base of the stem.