Wild Fennel Herb

Wild Fennel Herb


A wild perennial herb that has large branch-like fronds with aromatic leaves similar shape to dill. With its delicate anise flavour is a unique addition to cooking and is a great companion plant.


    Wild fennel herb - Foeniculum vulgare


    • Super easy to grow perennial herb that grows big and bushy. It has anise flavoured fronds and grows beautiful bright yellow blooms in summer.


    • A wild herb that doesn’t mind where it is planted will grow on most soils and is very drought tolerant.


    • Bees love the big yellow blooms produced in summer, whilst the strong anise aroma will deter unwanted insects such as aphids.


    • It is magic in the kitchen. Goes nicely with cooked veggie dishes and fresh salads, it also makes a beautiful garnish to finish off your culinary creations.


    • Known as ‘maratho’ in Greek, it is used in many traditional stews, soups and pastries, always accompanied by seasonal greens and veg. 


    • Grows up to 23 meters tall into a leafy shrub

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