Botanical Name: Elettaria cardamomum Botanical Family: Zingiberaceae Olfactive Family: Spicy Country of Origin: India Source:Crushed seeds Odour: Warm, spicy aromatic and somewhat camphoraceous with balsamic undertones Colour:Colourless to pale yellow or brown Crop: August to January Process: Steam distillation
General Description:The long stubby plant that grows wild, though it is cultivated in India. It has a long history of use in Ayurvedic medicine and is often mixed with tea leaves top produce a pleasant tea. The oil has been known for over 450 years. The seeds are enclosed in odourless husks and are not removed until they are green. It is the green cardamoms that you can buy at the spice counter
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