Flower Database

Cumin

Basic information
Flower Name
Cumin
Formal Name
Cuminum cyminum
Alias
Cuminum
Habitat
Egypt
Morph
annual herb
Comment
Cumin (scientific name: Cuminum cyminum) is a native of Egypt and is an annual grass in the family Apiaceae. It is a kind of herb with a unique fragrance. The seeds are ground and used to flavor curry and meat dishes. In ancient Egypt, it was used as an embalming agent in the making of mummies.
Common name: cumin, scientific name: Cuminum cyminum, origin: Cuminum Egypt, Living type: annual herb, grass height: 20-40 cm, flower color: pink, white, flower diameter: 2-3 cm Flowering season: April.
Detailed information
Order
Apiales
Family
Apiaceae
Genus
Cuminum
Species
C. cyminum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Imparipinnate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Overseas
Color
Pink, White
Season
Apr
Height
20  ~ 40  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 3