Cumin plant is a small herbal plant from the Mediterranean area. It bears small cumin seeds, which are processed for the extraction of the cumin oleoresins. The seeds of the cumin plant are tiny in shape and too small in size, having hairy like cover over it. It is noted as to be spices known for giving special aroma and flavor to the curries and confectioners.
Volatile oil, limonene, dipentene
The cumin plant is an herbal plant and it has lots of benefits as medicines. The cumin oleoresins are natural antioxidants, which helps in mood upliftment, curing depression, tension and hypertension. It is effective for headache, migraine and increases metabolism in the body. Its warm effect helps in curing cold and cough and keep stomach cool.
|Country of Origin||India|
|Color & Odor||Dark brown colored free flowing liquid|
|Solubility||Soluble in water, insoluble in oil|
|Major Constituents||Volatile oil, cuminic, cymene, dipentene, limonene|
|Extraction Method||Solvent Extraction|