carum carvi

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edible caraway

edible caraway

Resembles wild carrot, but the wispy fern-like leaves are hairless and shorter. “Seeds” have 5 ridges, used as a spice (the famous seeds seen in rye bread) Useful companion plant that can hide the scent of neighboring crops from pest insects, as well as attracting beneficial insects like predatory wasps and flies to its flowers. Roots can be used like parsnip or carrot. Aids digestion, promotes menstrual cycle, used to increase breast milk. Expectorant, cough remedy.
Edible Plant Guide © 2012 Markus Rothkranz
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chinensis Koidz., Humulus scandens (Lour.) Merr., Asarum sieboldii Miq., Pseudostellaria heterophylla (Miq.) Pax ex Pax et Hoffm., Lepidium apetalum Willd., Lespedeza bicolor Turcz., Hippophae rhamnoides Linn., Daucus carota Linn., Carum carvi Linn., Pyrola rotundifolia Linn.
The reno-protective effect of aqueous extract of Carum carvi (black zeera) seeds in streptozotocin induced diabetic nephropathy in rodents.
Common name Botanical name Anti- inflammatory properties Allspice Pimenta officinalis/Pimenta dioica Yes Anise Pimpinella anisum Yes Bay leaf Laurus nobilis Yes Black pepper Piper nigrum Yes Caraway Carum carvi Yes Chili pepper Capsicum annuum L.
piperita, Verbena officinalis, Pelargonium capitatum, Rosa centifolia, Potentilla anserina, Cuminum cyminum, Foeniculum vulgare, Pimpinella anisum, Santolina rosmarinifolia and Carum carvi.
Monofloral honey was produced also in the Salantai Regional Park with pollen of Carum carvi as dominant (50.19%) and Zemaitija National Park with Trifolium repens dominating (71.4%).
The various plants utilized in this complex formulation included Acorus calamus, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Piper cubeba, Piper nigrum, Zingiber officinale, Bunium persicum, Carum copticum, Piper longum, Carum carvi, Elletaria cardamomum, and Cinnamomum verum.
The herbal weight reducing drug MEHZILEEN (Azeemi laboratories, Karachi) used in this study has ingredients; Ajwain (Ptychotis ajowan), Caraway (Carum carvi), Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare mill), Fennel flower (Nigella sativa), Mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris), Pennyroyal (Mentha pulegium), Rue (Ruta graveolens) and Worm wood (Artemisia absinthium).
hemeradiophore trees Calluna vulgaris (L.) Hull hemeradiophore wetlands Capsicum annuum (Longum group) anthropophyte pot plants Carum carvi L.
(1998) reportaron la sintesis de carvona a expensas del limoneno en frutos de Carum carvi (alcaravea).