Dried fennel seed is an aromatic, anise-flavored spice, brown or green in color when fresh, slowly turning a dull grey as the seed ages. For cooking, green seeds are optimal. The leaves are delicately flavored and similar in shape to those of dill.

  • Botanical Name  : Foeniculum Vulgare
  • Family  :  Umbellifers
  • Commercial Part  :  Fruit


Fennel Tea for Constipation, Indigestion, IBS & Bloating - The tea is considered very useful to help indigestion, bloating and constipation because of the oils found in these seeds. Fennel seeds contain estragole, fenchone and anethole, which contribute to the plant's antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory properties.