The book includes current knowledge on Illicium verum (star anise) and Pimpinella anisum (aniseed), main commercial species rich in anetol. It also analyzes Foeniculum vulgare (fennel) and other species of Pimpinella (P. major, P. peregrina and P. saxifraga). This volume includes a botanical, chemical, pharmacological, and therapeutic survey of the

chapter 2|9 pages

Plant Sources of the Genus Illicium

chapter 3|6 pages

Plant Sources of the Genus Pimpinella

chapter 12|9 pages

The Genus Foeniculum