year 18, Issue 69 (3-2019)                   J. Med. Plants 2019, 18(69): 1-15 | Back to browse issues page

XML Persian Abstract Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Khalaj H, MR L H A, Hasan Abadi T, Shaghaghi J, Hajiaghaee R. A Review on the Botanical, Ecological, Agronomical and Pharmacological Properties of the Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare Mill.). J. Med. Plants 2019; 18 (69) :1-15
1- Agriculture Department, Payam Noor University of Tehran, Iran
2- Medicinal Plants Research Center, Institute of Medicinal Plants, ACECR, Karaj, Iran
3- Young Researchers and Elites Club, Tehran North Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
4- Department of Agronomy and Crop Breeding, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
Abstract:   (6628 Views)
Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare Mill.) is one of the most important, most consuming aromatic and medicinal plants and it is one of the most exportable items in Iran. The fennel has essential oil and seeds are the most important organ that produces essential oil, and the most important compound is anethole (50 to 75). The level and quality of essential oils of fennel are influenced by factors such as different stages of growth and environmental factors (temperature, soil, location, gradient, elevation, and harvest time). The essential oil of this plant is used in various pharmaceutical, food, cosmetic and sanitary industries. The active ingredients of this plant are used in pharmacy for the treatment of cough, abdominal pain, bloating, indigestion in children and increase breast feeding of mothers.
Full-Text [PDF 356 kb]   (9896 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: Medicinal Plants
Received: 2018/04/15 | Accepted: 2018/08/5 | Published: 2018/11/21

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:

Rights and permissions
Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

© 2024 CC BY-NC 4.0 | Journal of Medicinal Plants

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb