Easy-to-grow source of fennel leaf and seed for salad mixes, pasta sauces, meat and fish dishes, and herbal teas. Secret ingredient of the best pasta sauces. Soothes the digestion, and dispels flatulence. Gentle enough for kids, but very effective. Wonderful in tea with mints and chamomile. Beautiful in the garden, and a great attractor of butterflies and pest-eating insects. Can be planted anytime from early spring to early fall. 80 seeds.