What is another word for Genus Illicium?

Pronunciation: [d͡ʒˈɛnəs ɪlˈɪsi͡əm] (IPA)

The Genus Illicium is a small group of flowering plants known for its fragrant and ornamental qualities. A popular synonym for this plant group is the "star anise" or "aniseed tree". These names were given due to its star-shaped edible fruits that are used as a spice in cooking, and its aromatic leaves and bark that are used in perfumes and medicines. Another synonym for Genus Illicium is "the Chinese star anise", which is native to China and used as a traditional Chinese medicine. The Genus Illicium also includes the "Florida anise", which is known for its unusual red flowers and is commonly used as an ornamental plant.

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