Fennel

Wild fennel and similar weeds such as wild carrot, wild parsnip, hemlock and hogweed are common on roadsides and in waste places.

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These weeds are fast growing up to 2 metres tall and have finely divided feathery leaves. The flowers are many small white or yellow flowers together in an umbrella-like clump.


SolutionsSolutions

  • For quick and effective control of fennel weed apply Weed Weapon Extra Strength or Rapid Action. It will knock down fennel and similar weeds in 2-7 days.
  • For woody mature fennel apply Weed Weapon Woody Weeds to all parts of the plant. It will control the fennel and similar weeds within 7–10 days.
  • For best results apply in Spring, Summer or Autumn when the plant is in active growth.
  • If you wish to more effectively prevent regrowth, apply Weed Weapon Preventer granules. This is a selective pre-emergent herbicide which penetrates deep into the soil. Do not plant seeds or sensitive plants into treated soil within 3 months of application.

Did You Know Did You Know

  • Fennel has a strong aniseed smell. It is a member of the carrot family that includes water celery, hemlock, wild carrot, giant hogweed, parsley, wild parsnip and others.
  • Latin names: Fennel - Foeniculum vulgare, Wild carrot - Daucus carota, Water celery - Apium nodiflorum, Hemlock - Conium maculatum, Giant hogweed - Heracleum mantegazzianum, Parsley dropwort - Oenanthe pimpinelloides, Wild parsnip - Pastinaca sativa, Stone parsley - Sison amomum

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Weed Weapon Rapid Action

Weed Weapon Rapid Action

Kills a broad range of stubborn weeds to the root, fast!

Weed Weapon Long Term

Weed Weapon Long Term

Kills weeds fast and prevents regrowth for up to 12 months.

Weed Weapon Extra Strength Ready to Use

Weed Weapon Extra Strength Ready to Use

Kills a broad range of stubborn weeds quickly to the root. Easy to use. No mixing. Exclusive to Bunnings.

Weed Weapon Preventer

Weed Weapon Preventer

Long term prevention of weed emergence in flowerbeds, pots and other places.

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