Fennel Seed (Foeniculum vulgare) Organic (80 gram)
Common Name: Fennel
Botanical Name: (Foeniculum vulgare)
Family: Umbelliferae / Apiaceae
Description: Fennel is a robust, erect perennial or biennial herb to
2.5m tall, highly aromatic when crushed.
Ethnobotanical History: Fennel is one of the oldest cultivated plants and was popular with the Greeks and Romans. Roman gladiators mixed Fennel with their food as a stimulant and tonic. An ingredient in Absinthe. Also added to Betel Nut packages. Claimed to relieve nervous tension and increase lifespan. Traditionally used to treat muscle aches and pains, digestive problems, nausea and hangovers.
Active Constituents: Essential oil containing estragole, anethole, apiole, limonene, chavicol, pinene, camphene, 10-nonacosanone and seselin.
Warning: Do not use fennel if suffering from epilepsy. Not for use by pregnant or breastfeeding women.
Shipping Restrictions: There are no restrictions, we can ship this product worldwide.