Sweet Fennel essential oil is a wonderful aromatic from the crushed seeds of this common spice. Sweet fennel is a biennial or perennial herb growing up to 6 feet high with feathery leaves and brilliant crowns of gold flowers. Of unknown origin, it was planted on the island of Malta by monks or crusaders a few thousand years ago. Currently, Sweet Fennel is principally grown in France, Italy and Greece.
About The Oil
This essential oil is predominantly clear with a slight blue tint. It is steam-distilled from the seeds of naturally-grown Egyptian Sweet Fennel.
It is an herb with a long history in traditional medicine, thought to bring longevity, courage and strength. Fennel’s ‘magical’ use includes the warding off of evil spirits and the countering of poisons.