Herb and Spice Facts

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

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Created Apr 11, 2013ReportNominate
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