Yellow Fennel Flower
Herb: Yellow Fennel Flower
Latin name: Nigella orientalis
Family: Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)
Edible parts of Yellow Fennel Flower:The seed is sometimes used to adulterate pepper.
Description of the plant:
(11 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Cornfields and dry hills on calcareous soils.
Propagation of Yellow Fennel Flower:Seed - sow spring or early autumn in situ. The autumn sowing might not be successful in harsh winters. Plants can be transplanted if necessary.
Cultivation of the herb:Cornfields and dry hills on calcareous soils.
Medicinal use of Yellow Fennel Flower:None known
Known hazards of Nigella orientalis:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.