Mild anise flavored leaf bases can be eaten raw in salads or cooked in casseroles and gratins.
Source of plant
Nichols Garden Nursery
A superior bulbing fennel even better than the European standard Zefa Fino. Perfection is larger and more uniform than any open pollinated finocchio we have seen. Bolt resistant.
USDA Hardiness Zone
other ethnobotanical uses, food