Tag: Fennel

Black swallowtail caterpillars on dill and fennel

Black swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes). A black swallowtail caterpillar was discovered on a dill plant on September 13, as seen above. A black swallowtail caterpillar was discovered on a fennel plant on September 14, as seen above. The dill and fennel plants were about 10… Continue Reading “Black swallowtail caterpillars on dill and fennel”

Fennel

Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare). What an awesome vegetable. Where has it been all my life. Orion F1 hybrid fennel was seeded directly into the area of the vegetable garden I want to make into an herb garden. The asparagus bed is in that area. Parsley,… Continue Reading “Fennel”