With the advent of each New Year the herbal community celebrates a new Herb of the Year ™. In 2019 it is the turn of the Agastaches, and in particular, Anise Hyssop. In this issue of An Herbal Leaf, catch a glimpse of this elusive and relatively unknown herb.
Anise hyssop has an exhilarating anise scent and the flavor of the leaves and flowers also have an anise flavor. But did you know that there are many other herbs that also have anise and licorice profiles? Read about some of these other anise-like herbs in this issue as well as recipes, and information about other herbal happenings and promotions.