Botanically known as Foeniculum vulgaredulce, Fennel is a flowering perennial plant that is a member of the Apiaceae (carrot) family. The plant bears yellow flowers and has feathery leaves.
Comparison Between Organic & Conventional
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Note / Strength of Aroma: Fennel Essential Oil is sweet, yet somewhat spicy and peppery with a licorice-like (Anise) note. It is a top to middle note and is sometimes used within natural fragrancing.
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