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Edible Flowers

Edible Flowers

Variety's Flowers may be consumed.

Organic Seeds, Plants, and Supplies

Organic Seeds, Plants, and Supplies

Plants, or seeds harvested from plants, that have been grown without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides, strictly adhering to the USDA's National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) organic gardening practices are designated as Organic.

For supplies, such as fertilizers and pest and disease controls, the OG symbol identifies products that meet the USDA's National Organic Program (NOP) rules according to a third-party authority such as OMRI, WSDA, and/or a local authority such as MOFGA or NOFA.

Salad Mix Component

Salad Mix Component

A mixture of lettuce and greens with different colors, flavors and textures, harvested at a tender, baby, bite-size stage. For fresh salads.

Bronze & Green

Bronze & GreenOrganic Leaf Fennel Seed


Product ID: 2136

Eye-catching mix of bronze-red and dark green.

Feathery foliage with sweet flavor. Genetic blend of bronze and green leaf fennels and a Zefa Fino-type gives this mix a range of leaf shape and color with a sweet flavor.

• Edible Flowers: The florets are used to garnish savory dishes, and pair well with fish, potato, tomato, and beef dishes. Flavor is of sweet anise.

Organically grown. Avg. 9,650 seeds/oz. Packet: 200 seeds.

Product Price Qty
2136Packet  $4.20 
21361/2 Ounce  $9.30 
21361 Ounce  $16.95 
21361/4 Pound  $42.15 
21361 Pound  $144.15 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   50-60

Plant Cycle:   (TP)  

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NOTE: Too much moisture at bloom time can prevent formation of seeds.

Growing Information

Leaf Fennel


SOWING: Direct seed (recommended): Sow seed directly in the garden as soon as possible in the spring after the last frost. Plant 1/4- 1/2" deep, 10 seeds per foot in rows 18" apart. It is not necessary to thin for leaf harvest, but can thin later to 4-6" apart if larger plants are desired.
Transplant: Sow seeds 1/4- 1/2" deep in pots and transplant outside after the last frost. Transplant 4-6" apart in rows that are 18" apart.


Prefers a very well-drained soil.



HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 7-10. Usually grown as an annual or a biennial.

HARVEST: Leaves and stems should be harvested for fresh use before the plant begins to flower. Roots may be harvested in the fall of the first year before the plant flowers. Fennel must usually be wintered over for seed production. It will bolt to produce seed the second summer in areas where it is grown as a biennial or perennial. Plants may produce seeds the first year in areas with a long cool spring. Harvest seeds as they begin to turn their characteristic grayish-green color.

Note: Too much moisture at bloom time can prevent formation of seeds.

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