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Catalogue Number DBN 2690
Artefact DescriptionDill essential oil is extracted from the seeds and entire plant. It is used to treat muscular spasms, infections, mental, metabolic and digestive disorders. It's also known to enhance the secretion of breast milk while facilitating a baby's digestion. It should be avoided during pregnancy. It is used as a food preservative.
TaxonAPIACEAE Anethum graveolens
TDWG UseMaterials - Essential Oils
SourceSchimmel & Co.