Foeniculum vulgare flowers


Foeniculum vulgare seeds


Foeniculum vulgare flowers



It is a highly aromatic and flavorful herb with culinary and medicinal uses .

Bulb-like stem base of  Florence fennel that is used as a vegetable.

The bulb, foliage, and seeds of the fennel plant are widely used in many of the culinary traditions of the world.

Young  leaves are used for garnishes, as a salad, to add flavor to salads, to flavor sauces to be served with puddings, and also in soups and fish sauce.

Foeniculum vulgare flowers


Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Apiales
Family:     Apiaceae
Genus:     Foeniculum
Species:     F. vulgare
Binomial name
Foeniculum vulgare