anise plant

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Synonyms for anise plant

native to Egypt but cultivated widely for its aromatic seeds and the oil from them used medicinally and as a flavoring in cookery

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High grain yield losses can occur in anise plant stands caused by the fungal pathogens Puccinia pimpinellae (anise rust) and Passalora malkoffi (Passalora blight).
It seems that this fungicide improved the host defense mechanism of the anise plants, which
The Chinese star anise plant which produces an acid used in the manufacture of Tamiflu, the only drug shown to be effective in treating bird flu
The Chinese star anise plant (left) produces an acid used in the making of anti-bird flu vaccine.