Herb and Spice Facts

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

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