Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare)
Fennel is the only plant species of the genus Foeniculum within the umbelliferae family (Apiaceae) and is a vegetable, spice and medicinal plant that is widespread throughout the world today. Fennel is a perennial herbaceous plant that grows to a height of 40 to 200 cm and has a spicy fragrance.
When smoked, fennel gives off a pleasant, sweetish scent and has a protective and cleansing effect. In the past, fennel was smoked to remove witches from people.