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Information on the basics of Economic Botany

 

 

Spices and Other Flavoring Substances

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 Basil     Cinnamon    Cloves    Hickory    Hops    Marjoram    Mesquite    Sage     Wintergreen

 

Basil

<bot1220> -- Basil in bloom (Ocimum basilicum) [Mediterranean area ] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Cinnamon

<bot71>  Cinnamon Tree (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) [Ceylon], (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Cloves

<bot451>  Clove orchard [Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr. & Perry] in Jamaica highlands

 

Hickory

<bot714>  Shagbark Hickory (Carya ovata) {E. North America}

 

 

Hops

<bot1074>  Hops under cover (Humulus lupulus) Cannabaceae

 

 

Marjoram

<bot680>  Marjoram in flower (Majorana hortensis) [Mediterranean] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Mesquite

<bot125>  Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa torreyana) & Spanish Bayonet, Yucca aloifolia., South Texas

 

<bot126>  Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa torreyana), Opuntia sp. & Spanish Bayonet, Yucca aloifolia., South Texas

 

 

<bot129>  Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa torreyana), South Texas

 

 

 

<bot431>  Keave (= Mesquite) (Prosopis glandulosa Torr.) [N. & S. America] on Hawaii

 

 

 

 

<bot655>  Argentine Evergreen Mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa subsp.), (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

 

Sage

<bot681>  Sage (Salvia officinalis) [Mediterranean] (ex. Riverside, CA)

 

Wintergreen

<bot1171>  Wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens), Lake Winnipesaukee area, NH