Hairy Pot Fennel Bronze

Fennel Bronze



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Bronze Fennel grows to an impressive size, producing fine clouds of feathery, bronze-purple leaves. During the summer months it will grow fantastic, flat-topped yellow flowerheads. This giant fennel looks fantastic as a centrepiece for a sunny herb garden.


Not only decorative, its feathery leaves also have a delicious taste! The aniseed scented foliage is a useful herb with meat and fish recipes, as well as mixed in with seasonal salads.

  • Deciduous perennial
  • Fully hardy
  • Flowers: June - August
  • Low maintenance
  • Relatively disease and pest free
  • Any moist, well-drained soil
  • West or South facing
  • Full sun or partial sun
  • Sheltered
  • Grown in peat free compost in a biodegradable pot made from waste coir and natural latex.Pop the discarded coir pot in the green bin, leave out for birds to use for nesting, use as mulch or add to compost heap.
  • Can be invasive if flowers are allowed to seed.