Definition of Foeniculum dulce
1. Noun. Grown especially for its edible aromatic bulbous stem base.
Terms within: Fennel, Finocchio, Florence Fennel
Generic synonyms: Fennel
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Literary usage of Foeniculum dulce
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1. The Gardeners Dictionary: Containing the Methods of Cultivating and ...by Philip Miller by Philip Miller (1754)
"H. Ed. Common Fene!, with dark-green Leaves. 3. FOENICULUM dulce. С. В. Sweet Fenel. 4. ... FOENICULUM dulce ..."
2. Medicinal Plants: Being Descriptions with Original Figures of the Principal ...by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen (1880)
"... the fruit of foeniculum dulce, DO. (BP). The fruit of Foeniculum vul- gare, ... the fruit of foeniculum dulce (USP). General Characters and Varieties. ..."
3. A Practical Treatise on Animal and Vegetable Fats and Oils: Comprising Both by William Theodore Brannt, Karl Schaedler (1896)
"... from the fruit of the sweet fennel, foeniculum dulce, DC, the latter having larger seeds that the former and is cultivated only in southern countries. ..."
4. Materia Medica and Therapeutics: An Introduction to the Rational Treatment by John Mitchell Bruce (1884)
"... fruit of foeniculum dulce. Imported from Malta, Characters.—About three lines long and one line broad; elliptical, slightly curved, beaked, having eight ..."