This listing is for Anise Stars!
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1 Oz - $2.25
2 Oz - $4.05 (Save 10%)
3 Oz - $5.40 (Save 20%)
6 Oz - $9.45 (Save 30%)
Common Name: Star Anise
Botanical Name: Illicium verum Hook. f.
Plant Family: Illiciaceae
Overview: Anise Star pods are very easy to recognize, as they look like an eight-pointed star. They are antive to China and Vietnam. They are often used in Chinese "red" cooking, in which foods are cooked for a long time in soy sauce. Anise stars are also very popular in many Asian soups, Thai iced tea, and Peking duck.
Magickal Uses: Protection, purification, awareness, joy.
Medicinal Uses: Used to treat coughs, bronchitis and a stuffy nose. Good breath freshener, and digestive aid.
Parts Used: Dried fruits, ground star anise.
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Free of any added ingredients or dyes
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