The dried fruit of Peucedanum graveolens (Anethum graveolens). England, or middle and Southern Europe.

Fig. 197.   Dill

Fig. 197. - Dill.

Characters. - Oval, flat, about a line and a half in length, and easily distinguished by its membranous wings. Aromatic taste and odour.

Composition. - Contains a volatile oil.

Preparations.

B.P.

Dose.

Aqua Anethi .....................................................

1-2 fl. oz.

(for infants, 1-2 fl. dr.)

Oleum Anethi ..............................................

1 4 mm.

U.S.P

None.