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Herbs & Spices – Source Plants

Herbs & Spices – Source Plants

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Herbs & Spices – Source Plants
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Website 1,558 participants 2,431 spottings

Herbs & spices have been used since ancient times. They have been used for cooking, as medicines, in religion, and for various other purposes. Herbs & spices have brought great wealth to civilizations and caused explorers, traders, and merchants to cross continents and oceans. As many of these items cross great distances, many people may be unfamiliar with their source plants. As part of your spotting, please include the herb or spice that comes from the plant (if it is not obvious).

Herbs & Spices – Source Plants

Lat: 30.12 Long: -82.51

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Wild Basil Christine Y. 2 0 Wild Basil
Peppermint Christine Y. 1 0 Peppermint
Chickweed Christine Y. 1 0 Chickweed
Cinquefoil Christine Y. 3 7 Cinquefoil
Hop Clover Christine Y. 1 0 Hop Clover
Skyflower; Pigeonberry George Themelis 1 0 Skyflower; Pigeonberry
Prickly Pear George Themelis 0 0 Prickly Pear
Peacock flower George Themelis 0 0 Peacock flower
Golden Rain George Themelis 0 0 Golden Rain
Lobster's Claw George Themelis 0 0 Lobster's Claw
Lobster Claw George Themelis 0 0 Lobster Claw
Aguapé Cássyo 2 0 Aguapé
Coroa-de-frade Cássyo Ferreira 2 0 Coroa-de-frade
Flores do Nordeste Brasileiro Cássyo Ferreira 0 1 Flores do Nordeste Brasileiro
Unknown spotting Sushil Thomas David 1 0 Unknown spotting
isbagol Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 isbagol
Common Wood Sorrel Gaia80 2 0 Common Wood Sorrel
Unknown spotting Sushil Thomas David 0 0 Unknown spotting
Chaga Mushroom Gaia80 1 0 Chaga Mushroom
Amapola común / Common poppy. EvaMartínTaberna 1 0 Amapola común / Common poppy.
Unknown spotting josecardenasvejar 1 2 Unknown spotting
Purple Deadnettle Lainey 0 0 Purple Deadnettle
Job's tears, coixseed, tear grass, Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 1 0 Job's tears, coixseed, tear grass,
French sorrel DespinaTsafetopoulou 2 0 French sorrel
Primrose Mauron 2 0 Primrose
Cutleaf Evergreen Blackberry, Schlitzblättrige Brombeere monkey-mind and nana-puppet 1 0 Cutleaf Evergreen Blackberry, Schlitzblättrige Brombeere
Palmilla josecardenasvejar 1 0 Palmilla
Nalca josecardenasvejar 1 0 Nalca
Flor de Loto josecardenasvejar 5 0 Flor de Loto
Wild Ginger Lindsy 2 0 Wild Ginger
Parsley RenDoyle 1 0 Parsley
Bitter Melon AnkitShah 1 0 Bitter Melon
Siam Weed Flower Tunjung Seto 1 0 Siam Weed Flower
Butterfly Pea Flower Tunjung Seto 1 0 Butterfly Pea Flower
Flower Tunjung Seto 1 0 Flower
Rosy Periwinkle Tunjung Seto 1 0 Rosy Periwinkle
Britton's Wild Petunia Flower Tunjung Seto 0 0 Britton's Wild Petunia Flower
Drosera Uniflora josecardenasvejar 7 3 Drosera Uniflora
Mugwort KostasZontanos 1 0 Mugwort
Venus' comb (Μυρώνι) DespinaTsafetopoulou 2 2 Venus' comb (Μυρώνι)
Sun Spurge TonyHdz 6 1 Sun Spurge
Violetilla de los Pantanos josecardenasvejar 6 4 Violetilla de los Pantanos
French marigold (κατηφές) DespinaTsafetopoulou 1 0 French marigold (κατηφές)
Fungi Tunjung Seto 3 0 Fungi
Eryngo or Rosa de las Nieves Nestor Rodrigo Vasquez Cisneros 1 0 Eryngo or Rosa de las Nieves
Rangoon Creeper Sushil Thomas David 0 0 Rangoon Creeper
Lavender AnnaleeHodges 1 0 Lavender
Maharashtra Ceropegia Rajas Deshpande 1 0 Maharashtra Ceropegia
Water Germander DespinaTsafetopoulou 1 0 Water Germander
petty spurge, radium weed, cancer weed, or milkweed Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH 0 2 petty spurge, radium weed, cancer weed, or milkweed

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