Sanskrit: Shatapushpa, Madhurika
Fennel, or madhurika--the sweet one--is a tall, long-stalked and hardy herb with feathery leaves and bunches of bright yellow flowers, thriving in high and dry soils throughout the world.
Rasa: Sweet, pungent, bitter
Guna: Light, dry
Dhatu: Plasma, blood, muscle, nerve
Srotas: Digestive, respiratory, nervous, urinary, reproductive, lactation
Prabhava: Excellent for enkindling agni without aggravating pitta dosha.
Actions: Supports healthy digestion, aids a healthy appetite, directs the flow of vata downwards, soothes occasional coughing, eases occasional constipation*
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