Native to Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East. Use leaves in salads. Seeds have a strong licorice flavor and are used to flavor applesauce, cakes, confections, and liquors. Grows to about 18 inches tall with finely serrated leaves, topped by umbels of white blossoms. Wonderfully fragrant, a great addition to the pantry.
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