What is another word for anise plant?

7 synonyms found


[ ˈanɪs plˈant], [ ˈanɪs plˈant], [ ˈa_n_ɪ_s p_l_ˈa_n_t]

Synonyms for Anise plant:

How to use "Anise plant" in context?

The anise plant is a flowering plant in the family Apocynaceae. It grows to 0.5-3 m high, with a spread of up to 1.5 m. The leaves are oblong with a blunt tip, and the flowers are borne in clusters of two or three. The anise plant is native to the Middle East, North Africa, and Europe, and has been introduced to many other parts of the world.

The anise plant is the source of the anisette spice, which is used in various cuisines.

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