Flower Database

Fennel

Basic information
Flower Name
Fennel
Formal Name
Foeniculum vulgare
Alias
茴香, Florence fennel
Habitat
The Mediterranean coast
Morph
Years of grass
Comment
Fennel (scientific name:Foeniculum vulgare) is umbelliferae Foeniculum Department perennial herb native to the Mediterranean coast. Aka says with fennel (Kong Yiji). Give slugs sprig summer summer, at the tip of the inflorescence of yellow-green several radiating out of compacted yellow florets. After the flower give the light little oblong fruits. Leaf stems and seeds as a spice and curry powder, especially will seafood spice leaves. Petiole, are eaten raw in salads as a vegetable "finocchio". Seeds as sweets and pickles, herbal medicine (palliation of symptoms of digestion, colds), used since ancient times in Europe, China and India.
Common names: Foeniculum vulgare, scientific name:Foeniculum vulgare, aka: Florence fennel, fenouil( France name), origin: Mediterranean,Height: 100-200 cm, flowering period: June-August, flower color: yellow.
Detailed information
Order
Apiales
Family
Apiaceae
Genus
Foeniculum
Species
F. vulgare
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Bipinnate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
field
Color
Yellow
Season
Jun Jul Aug
Height
100  ~ 200  [cm]
Diameter
0.2  ~ 0.2