FENNEL POWDER 100g
Fennel is a fragrant member of the Apiaceae family with golden umbels and dissected, feathery leaves. A commonly cultivated plant, it is also largely found in the wild around the Mediterranean. The fruit, referred to as fennel seed, is a well-known aromatic and is generally employed as an ally in supporting digestion. Our fennel powder is ground from organically cultivated Foeniculum vulgare seeds. Fennel seed powder can be incorporated into herbal syrups, added to culinary dishes and baked goods, and used in tincturing.
Fennel seed supports healthy digestion and was traditionally used to relieve occasional gas and bloating.*
Fennel was highly valued in the ancient world by Romans, Greeks, Egyptians, Chinese, and Indians for its value as a carminative, expectorant, and as a talisman used in various rituals. Fennel is a food plant that can be eaten as a vegetable, is prized as a tasty aromatic spice for a variety of Ayurvedic and Mediterranean dishes and is used as a flavoring in various liqueurs such as gin and absinthe. Due to fennel's gentle nature, it is used to support digestion in infants and children and can be given to nursing mothers.