Sweet fennel has a sweet, aniseed odor.
Botanical Name: Foeniculum Vulgare var. dulce
Country of Origin: Eastern Europe
Part of Plant Used: Crushed seeds
Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma and Appearance: Colorless to pale yellow liquid with a very sweet, anise-like, slightly earthy-peppery scent.
Safety Data: Use in moderation. Do not use when pregnant or breast feeding. Do not use on children under the age of 2. Do not use on sensitive or damaged skin. Avoid using on people with endometriosis or estrogen-dependent cancer. Do not use at more than 1% dilution on the skin or mucous membrane.
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Purpose: Blends well with rose geranium, lavender, rose, and sandalwood.