Spice Harvest Calendar »

Common Name Botanical Name Part Used Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

BLACK PEPPER
Piper nigrum Berry

CARDAMOM
Elettaria cardamom maton Capsule

CHILLIES
Capsicum annuum Fruit

CLOVE
Eugenia caryophyllus Unopened flower bud

CINNAMON
Cinnamomum zeylanicum Bark

CASSIA (INDIAN)
Cinnamomum tamala Bark

GINGER
Zingiber officinale Rhizome

TURMERIC
Curcuma longa Rhizome

GARLIC
Allium sativum Bulb

MUSTARD
Brassica juncea Seed

KOKAM
Garcinia indica Fruit

MACE
Myristica fragrans Aril

NUTMEG
Myristica fragrans Kernal

POMEGRANATE
Punica granatum Seed

TAMARIND
Tamarindus indica Mesocarp

VANILLA
Vanilla planifolia Pod

DILL
Anetdum graveolens Fruit & Leaf

CELERY SEED
Apium graveolens Fruit

CORIANDER
Coriandrum sativum Fruit & Leaf

CARAWAY SEED
Carum carvi Fruit

CUMIN SEED
Cuminum cyminum Fruit

FENNEL SEED
Foeniculum vulgare Fruit

FENUGREEK
Trigonella foenum graecum Seed

AJOWAN (BISHOP'S WEED)
Trachyspermum ammi Fruit

GARCINIA
Garcinia cambogia Pericarp

SAFFRON
Crocus sativus Stigma

BASIL
Ocimum basilicum Leaf