Celery – Ingl., Echter Sellerie – Ted., Céleri– Fr, Anìs estrellado – Sp., Сельдерей - Russ.
Celery is a biennial plant which belongs to Umbelliferae family like cumin, native to Asia and the Mediterranean region, cultivated as a vegetable. In India, on the contrary, celery is grown almost exclusively for the production of seeds, traditionally used as a spice. Celery seeds are brownish- brown.
Celery seed, whole or ground, origin India.
Celery seeds must be stored in a cool, ventilated, poorly lit and dry place.