By K. P. Prabhakaran Nair
Known because the "King" of spices, black pepper (Piper nigrum L.) and the "Queen" of spices, cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum M.), either perennial vegetation of the tropics, are crucial and most generally wanted spice vegetation of the area. They either have many makes use of, for instance, either are used as flavourings and as a medicine.
This booklet presents a entire evaluation of those extremely important spice plants, overlaying beginning, heritage, geographical distribution, creation, economic climate and their uses.
- Discusses the 2 significant spices of serious fiscal worth to the constructing world
- The writer is an eminent scientist who has received a number of awards for his paintings during this area
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