di Firenze is part of the Foeniculum genus and is a Fennel variety. Its scientific name is Foeniculum vulgare 'di Firenze'. Leaves appear approximately as a Grade 1 Paint Green colour.
Perennial member of the carrot family. They can withstand frost. It has anise flavor and is good in soups, sauteed, baked and raw in salads.A type of Herb, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). di Firenze is known for its Forb habit and growing to a height of approximately 1.80 metres (5.85 feet).
Italy is believed to be where di Firenze originates from.
di Firenze Fennel is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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