Botanical Name: Pimpinella anisum
Plant Part: Seeds
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A colorless to pale yellow liquid with a thin consistency.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: Aniseed has a spicy, sweet licorice-like scent, giving a medium top note.
Blends With: Bay, Cardamom Caraway Cedarwood, Coriander, Dill, Fennel, Mandarin, Petitgrain and Rosewood. bay, cardamom, caraway, cedarwood, coriander, dill, fennel, mandarin, petitgrain and rosewood.
Product Abstract: Aniseed is the fruit of the annual anise plant of the parsley family (Umbelliferae). It grows up to 24 in in height with leaves varying in shape from heart-shaped to feathery. The fruits are covered with short hairs and each contains two dark seeds with light ribs.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.