Pimpinella anisum – plant family: Apiaceae/Umbelliferae Type of plant: Flowering herb growing 2–3 feet high with white flowers and fern-like leaves Part used: Seeds Method of extraction: Steam distillation Info: Aniseed is also known as anis or anise (not to ...

Angelica archangelica – plant family: Apiaceae/Umbelliferae Type of plant: Tall herb with large flower heads carrying clusters of small, balllike, green-white flowers Part used: Roots Method of extraction: Steam distillation Notes: Not to be confused with angelica seed oil The ...