Cuminum cyminum

  • Cumin
  • Cumin
  • Cumin
  • Cumin
  • Flower name
  • Scientific name
    Cuminum cyminum
  • Aliasバキン, Cuminum
  • Place of originEgypt
  • Place of floweringOverseas
  • Flowering seasonApril

What is Cumin

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.

  • Order
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
    C. cyminum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Scattered inflorescence/ umbrella shape
  • Petal shape
  • Leaf type
    Odd pinnate compound leaf
  • Edge of the leaf
  • Life typeannual herb
  • Flower colors
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height20.0 ~ 40.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.0 ~ 3.0 cm

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