Author: Jan Scholten
666.74.05 Ridolfia segetum
English: Corn parsley; False fennel; False caraway.
Botany: Mediterranean; stem erect, striate, branched; leaves glabrous, finely divided, filiform leaflets, base of the petiole enlarged; flowers yellow, in small umbels.
Content: essential oil.
Use: pickle industry.
Lungs: cough, infections.
Female: menses irregular; milk scanty in nursing mothers.