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New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Crop Uses and Products

Flavouring or spice

[search terms: flavouring, flavoring, culinary herb, spice]

 

Piper nigrum

Black Pepper

8.79

Cuminum cyminum

Cumin

5.31

Curcuma longa

Common Turmeric

3.73

Elettaria cardamomum

Cardamom, Green Cardamom, True Cardamom, Ceylon Cardamom

3.15

Pimenta dioica

Allspice, Jamaica Pepper, Pepper, Myrtle Pepper, Pimenta, Pimento, English Pepper, Newspice

2.79

Amomum subulatum

Black Cardamom, Hill Cardamom, Bengal Cardamom, Greater Cardamom, Indian Cardamom, Nepal Cardamom, Winged Cardamom, Brown Cardamom

2.46

Zingiber officinale

Garden Ginger

2.14

Cinnamomum zeylanicum

True Cinnamon, Ceylon Cinnamon, Sri Lanka Cinnamon

2.03

Coriandrum sativum

Coriander, Cilantro, Chinese Parsley, Dhania

2.01

Syzygium aromaticum

Clove

1.97

Crocus sativus

Saffron Crocus

1.92

Pimpinella anisum

Anise Burnet Saxifrage, Anise, Aniseed

1.81

Carum carvi

Caraway, Meridian Fennel, Persian Cumin

1.73

Myristica fragrans

Nutmeg

1.70

Foeniculum vulgare

Sweet Fennel, Fennel

1.69

Salvia officinalis

Kitchen Sage

1.57

Origanum majorana

Sweet Marjoram, Marjoram

1.54

Illicium verum

Staranise Tree, Star Anise, Star Aniseed, Chinese Star Anise

1.51

Rosmarinus officinalis

rosemary, anthos

1.50

Thymus vulgaris

Garden Thyme

1.47

Pimenta officinalis

 

1.10

Anethum graveolens

Dill, Dill

1.08

Origanum vulgare

Oregano

1.05

Allium scorodoprasum

Sand Leek, Rocambole

0.95

Cinnamomum cassia

Chinese Cassia, Chinese Cinnamon

0.94

Piper guineense

Pepper, West African Pepper, Ashanti Pepper, Benin Pepper, False Cubeb, Guinea Cubeb, Uziza Pepper, Kukauabe, Masoro, Sasema, Soro Wisa

0.91

Artemisia dracunculus

Tarragon

0.89

Allium akaka

 

0.85

Allium sativum

Cultivated Garlic, Garlic

0.79

Eugenia caryophyllata

Clove

0.75

Amomum compactum

Round Cardamom, Shellflower, Dwarf Cardamom

0.74

Satureja hortensis

Summer Savory

0.72

Rhus coriaria

Sicilian sumac, elm-leaved sumach, tanner's sumach

0.69

Allium paniculatum

Mediterranean Onion

0.69

Vanilla planifolia

Vanilla

0.66

Alpinia galanga

Greater Galangal, Thai Galangal

0.66

Trigonella foenum-graecum

Sicklefruit Fenugreek

0.62

Eutrema wasabi

 

0.57

Eremurus spectabilis

 

0.57

Ocimum basilicum

Sweet Basil, Basil, Thai Basil

0.53

Trachyspermum ammi

Ajowan Caraway

0.51

Mentha spicata

Spearmint, Spear Mint

0.50

Piper longum

Indian Long Pepper, Long Pepper

0.45

Capsicum frutescens

Piri Piri, African Bird's Eye, African Devil, Kambuzi Pepper, Malawian Pepper, Malagueta Pepper, Tabasco Pepper, Tjabe Rawit, Siling Labuyo

0.44

Wasabia japonica

Wasabi

0.41

Capsicum tetragonum

 

0.40

Eugenia aromatica

 

0.38

Cinnamomum verum

Cinnamon, True Cinnamon, Ceylon Cinnamon, Sri Lanka Cinnamon

0.35

Cinnamomum tamala

Indian Bark, Indian Bay Leaf, Tejpat, Malabar Leaf, Indian Bark, Indian Cassia, Malabathrum

0.35

Allium ascalonicum

Wild Onion, Shallot

0.33

Laurus nobilis

Sweet Bay, Bay Laurel, Sweet Bay, Bay Tree, True Laurel, Grecian Laurel, Laurel Tree, Laurel

0.33

Pimento officinalis

 

0.32

Prangos pabularia

 

0.32

Armoracia rusticana

Horseradish

0.30

Allium vineale

Compact Onion, Wild Garlic, Crow Garlic

0.28

Capsicum annuum

Cayenne Pepper, Bell Peppers, Chili Peppers

0.27

Cinnamomum loureirii

Saigon Cinnamon, Vietnamese Cinnamon, Vietnamese Cassia, Qu' TrÓ My, Qu' Thanh, Qu' TrÓ B'ng

0.27

Origanum heracleoticum

 

0.26

Anethum sowa

 

0.25

Petroselinum crispum

Parsley, Garden Parsley

0.25

Apium graveolens

Celeriac, Celery

0.25

Curcuma mangga

Mango Ginger

0.25

Allium tuberosum

Garlic Chives, Chinese Chives, Oriental Garlic, Chinese Leek, Kow Choi

0.24

Eupatorium purpureum

Holzinger's Eupatorium, Kidney-Root, Sweet Joe-Pye Weed, Gravel Root, Trumpet Weed, Sweetscented Joe Pye Weed

0.24

Mentha piperita

Peppermint

0.23

Aframomum melegueta

Grains Of Paradise, Melegueta Pepper, Alligator Pepper, Guinea Grains, Fom Wisa, Guinea Pepper

0.22

Origanum onites

Pot Marjoram, Cretan Oregano, Turkish Oregano, Pot Marjoram, R'gani

0.21

Lippia graveolens

Mexican Oregano

0.21

Ferula assafoetida

Asafoetida, Asafetida, Asant, Food Of The Gods, Giant Fennel, Jowani Badian, Stinking Gum, Devil's Dung, Hing, Kayam, Ting

0.21

Capsicum minimum

Cayenne Pepper

0.21

Trigonella foenumgraecum

 

0.21

Trachyspermum roxburghianum

 

0.20

Kaempferia galanga

Galanga, Kencur, Aromatic Ginger, Sand Ginger, Cutcherry, Resurrection Lily

0.20

Backhousia citriodora

Lemon Myrtle, Lemon Scented Myrtle, Lemon Scented Ironwood

0.20

Majorana hortensis

Marjoram, Sweet Marjoram, Knotted Marjoram

0.20

Cinnamomum burmannii

Padang Cassia, Indonesian Cinnamon, Padang Cassia, Korintje

0.20

Tasmannia lanceolata

 

0.20

Curcuma zedoaria

Zedoary, White Turmeric, Kentjur

0.19

Curcuma domestica

Kunyit Turmeric

0.19

Boronia alulata

 

0.18

Boronia ternata

 

0.18

Salvia divinorum

Yerba De La Pastora

0.18

Monodora myristica

Calabash Nutmeg, Jamaican Nutmeg, African Nutmeg, Ehuru, Ariwo, Awerewa, Ehiri, Airama, African Orchid Nutmeg, Muscadier De Calabash, Lubushi

0.18

Livistona rotundifolia

Round-Leaf Fountain Palm

0.17

Salvia triloba

 

0.16

Nigella sativa

Black Cumin, Fennel Flower, Nutmeg Flower, Black Caraway, Roman Coriander

0.16

Glycyrrhiza glabra

Cultivated Licorice, Liquorice, Licorice

0.16

Cinnamomum aromaticum

Cassia, Chinese Cassia, Chinese Cinnamon

0.16

Origanum dictamnus

Dittany Of Crete, Cretan Dittany, Hop Majoram

0.16

Magnolia denudata

Lilytree, Yulan Magnolia

0.15

Allium fistulosum

Welsh Onion, Japanese Bunching Onion, Green Onion, Spring Onion, Scallion, Escallion, Salad Onion

0.15

Allium schoenoprasum

Wild Chives, Chives

0.15

Hyssopus officinalis

 

0.15

Zanthoxylum piperitum

 

0.14

Boesenbergia pandurata

 

0.14

Piper cubeba

Cubeb, Tailed Pepper, Shital Chini, Kabab Chini, Java Pepper

0.14

Amomum villosum

 

0.14

Xylopia aethiopica

Ethiopian Pepper

0.13

Eugenia caryophyllus

 

0.13

Alpinia caerulea

Native Ginger

0.13

Anthelia julacea

 

0.13

Alpinia officinarum

Lesser Galangal

0.13

Levisticum officinale

Garden Lovage, Lovage

0.13

Garcinia cambogia

Garcinia Cambogia, Gambooge, Brindleberry, Brindall Berry, Malabar Tamarind, Assam Fruit, Vadakkan Puli, Northern Tamarind, Kudam Puli, Pot Tamarind

0.13

Zygophyllum coccineum

 

0.13

Amomum melegueta

Grains Of Paradise, Melegueta Pepper, Alligator Pepper, Guinea Grains, Fom Wisa, Guinea Pepper

0.12

Satureja montana

Winter Savory

0.12

Anthriscus cerefolium

Chervil, Garden Chervil, French Parsley

0.12

Angelica venenosa

Hairy Angelica

0.12

Tylophora tenuissima

 

0.12

Inula helenium

Elecampane Inula, Elecampane, Horse-Heal, Marchalan, Elfdock, Aunee, ╔nula Campana, Echter Alant, Enula Campana

0.12

Salvia sclarea

Europe Sage

0.12

Salvia viridis

Annual Clary

0.12

Thymus mastichina

 

0.11

Elletaria cardamomum

 

0.11

Cinchona calisaya

Quinine

0.11

Brassica alba

White Mustard

0.11

Artemisia pontica

Roman Wormwood, Green-Ginger, Petite Absinthe, Petite Wormwood

0.10

Gardenia jasminoides

Cape Jasmine, Common Gardenia, Cape Jessamine

0.10

Brassica nigra

Black Mustard, Rajakshavak, Kali Mohari

0.10

Cymbopogon citratus

Lemon Grass, Oil Grass

0.10

 

 


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