Catalogue Type
Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Catalogue
Scientific Name
Foeniculum vulgarae
Distinguishing Characters
It is a highly aromatic and flavorful herb with culinary and medicinal uses and, along with the similar-tasting anise, is one of the primary ingredients of absinthe.

Florence fennel or finocchio is a selection with a swollen, bulb-like stem base that is used as a vegetable.
Photo of Medicinal & Aromatic Plant