Fennel Seeds – Foeniculum vulgare
Fennel grows about 5 feet high and is a fragrant plant. It has yellow flowers and feather-like leaves. The seeds are oval-shaped and are gathered for use in the fall. They have a sweet, herbaceous, slightly licorice flavor, and are used in many cuisines and dishes around the world. They can also be used in teas.
Safety: Fennel can be toxic. Don’t exceed recommended dosage, Do not take the essential oil internally.
Country of origin: Egypt