ANETHUM GRAVEOLENS also Known as Dill, Dill Weed, Garden Dill
Anethum Graveolens

Anethum Graveolens

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Anethum Graveolens
Apiaceae
Fruits And Leaves
It is found in tropical and sub-tropical parts of india and cultivated throughout india.
Leaves, wholeplant, oil
Dill, Dill Weed, Garden Dill

Uses:

Dill seeds are use to treat colic or gas in children aged under two. Many herbalists recommend combining dill and fennel to ease colic in infants.

Dill makes a useful addition to cough, cold and flu remedies, and is a mild diuretic. Dill increases milk production, and when taken regularly by nursing mothers. Dill tea, made with water or white wine, is a popular remedy for upset stomach. Dill also helps stimulate appetite, and a decoction of the seed may be helpful for insomnia as well as for pains due to flatulence.