ORGANIC FENNEL SEED
Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) is a flowering plantspecies in the carrot family. It is a hardy, perennialherb with yellow flowers and feathery leaves. It is indigenous to the shores of the Mediterranean but has become widely naturalized in many parts of the world, especially on dry soils near the sea-coast and on riverbanks.It is a highly aromatic and flavorfulherb with culinary and medicinal uses and, along with the similar-tasting anise, is one of the primary ingredients of absinthe.
Florence fennel or finocchio is a selection with a swollen, bulb-like stem base that is used as a vegetable.Fennel is used as a food plant by the larvae of some Lepidoptera species including the mouse moth and the anise swallowtail
- Fennel symbolizes longevity, courage, and strength. In addition to its use as medicinal values, fennel has many health benefiting nutrients, essential compounds, anti-oxidants, dietary fiber, minerals, and vitamins.Fennel seeds indeed contain numerous flavonoid anti-oxidants like kaempferol and quercetin.
- These compounds function as powerful anti-oxidants by removing harmful free radicals from the body thus offer protection from cancers, infection, aging and degenerative neurological diseases.
- Like in caraway, fennel seeds too are rich source of dietary fiber. Much of this roughage is metabolically inert insoluble fiber, which helps increase bulk of the food by absorbing water throughout the digestive system and easing constipation prolems.
- In addition, dietary fibers bind to bile salts (produced from cholesterol) and decrease their re-absorption in colon. It thus helps lower serum LDL cholesterol levels.
MRT gives the products which are grown under stringent organic standards of NPOP, NOP and EU certification LACON, Germany.
Retail packing available: 50gm / 100gm
Bulk packing available: 25kg / 50kg