Posts Tagged ‘ Cardamom ’

Condiments & Spices [Part 2]

July 19, 2012
By Krishiworld
spices

CLIMATE AND SOIL. In India, cardamom grows under natural conditions of the evergreen forests in the Western Ghats. It thrives best in tropical forests at altitudes ranging from 600-1500 metres, receiving a well-distributed rainfall of over 150 cm and a temperature of 10o-35oC. its optimum growth and development is observed in warm and humid...

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Condiments & Spices [Part 1]

July 17, 2012
By Krishiworld
spices

VARIED are the uses to which spices have been put from time immemorial. They are used as additives and for the propitiation of the gods. They also stimulate digestion on account of their carminative properties. Most of the spices find place in various medicines. There are about 35 spices and condiments which can be...

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