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kr17
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FENNEL (TEA)

kr17 (Foeniculum vulgare)

Important perennial tea- and medicinal plant. It is the ripe seeds which are used, ripening from the 2nd year onwards. Grows to a height of approx. 1.5 metres. Start off in pots and transplant, or sow directly.

Recommended crop rotation: 6-7 years
Lifespan: perennial
Temperature requirements: medium
Nutrient requirements: low-medium
Positive for pollinators: yes

Sowing calendar

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Explanations

Bee-friendly: This plant has a good nectar or pollen supply, which is especially good for honey and wild bees, as well as other pollinating insects. There are 500 different kinds of wild bees alone. Some crops are best approached by specialists, others by generalists.