What is fennel?

Answer Fennel, or Foeniculum vulgare, is a perennial herb native to the Mediterranean area and southern Europe. It has a variety of uses both in the kitchen and as a medical supplement.DescriptionThe fen... Read More »

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What Is Fennel Sausage?

Fennel sausage is a type of spiced meat sausage. It can be incorporated in breakfast, lunch and dinner dishes and is especially appropriate to serve during fall harvest months. Does... Read More »

What is a fennel frond?

Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare), which is native to southern Europe, is a widely used culinary herb of the parsley family. It has bright green feathery fronds that resemble dill. The fronds can be used... Read More »

What is a fennel bulb?

All of the fennel plant is edible, from the seeds and flowers down to the large white bulb it grows from, which is called a fennel bulb.TasteFennel bulb tastes slightly like licorice, with a faint ... Read More »

What is dog fennel good for?

Dog fennel or "Anthemis cotula," also called mayweed and sometimes "stinking chamomile" is related botanically to chamomile. It grows in all 50 states. The plant causes skin irritation and rashes... Read More »