Herb and Spice Facts

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These are plant substances that release a fragrance when burned
This spice is propagated via corms
Black pepper is from this plant part
Allium schoenoprasum
What is the King of spices?
Mentha spicata
Origanum vulgare
A good generalization is that herbs come from BLANK regions while spices come from BLANK regions
The volatile oil of cinnamon is
Rome was held ransom for 3000 pounds of this spice
3 most expensive spices, in order
What country is the modern major supplier of cinnamon?
The flavour umami can also be called
Oriental Magnoliopsida spice from a medium-sized tree
'North American cinnamon'
Rosemary is native to
Turmeric is from this plant part
Ginger is from this plant part
Herbs are distinguishable from spices because herbs generally come from a plant's
Trigeminal nerves are stimulated upon this sensation
Curcuma longa
Allium sativum
This spice loses flavour fast once powdered
Biggest producer of cloves
Syzgium aromaticum
This spice can treat upset stomach and nausea, and has anticancer, antiinflammatory and antioxidant properties
Cinnamon: Magnoliopsida or Liliopsida?
Nutmeg is from this plant part
Cloves are from this plant part
Apiaceae are rich in these two vitamins
A perennial spice with a name derived from Sanskrit stringa-vera
The spice from saffron is from its
A 'vermifuge' is a substance which kills
Cloves are native to
This age was marked with few spices available in Europe
The active chemical of cloves
The type of fruit of Piper nigrum is a
Allium porrum
In alphabetical order, the 4 flavours are
This spice's fruit must be eaten by a bird to germinate
Pimerta dioica (a dicot)
A dicot spice native to the Spice Islands
Bacteria and fungi are inhibited by these compounds
This spice has been used for antibacterial and antiseptic properties, for toothaches, and in perfumes and soaps
A small tree, native to China/Vietnam, with a star shaped fruit
This plant's oil is used to flavour liquorice,cakes and biscuits
A single saffron flower has this many stigmas
Vanilla grows on this plant structure
This spice has been noted to relieve pain and help with rheumatism, flu and colds
Allium cepa
Cinnamon is mostly

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Created Apr 11, 2013ReportNominate
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