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Name Cloves
Binomial Name Syzygium Aromaticum
Latin Name Eugenia Caryophyllus
Other name Lavang

Cloves are the unopened pink flower buds of the evergreen clove tree. The buds are picked by hand when they are pink and dried until they turn brown in colour. Cloves are about 1/2-inch long and 1/4-inch in diameter and with their tapered stem, they resemble tiny nails. In fact, their English name is actually derived from the Latin word clavus, which means nail.

Although cloves have a very hard exterior, their flesh features an oily compound that is essential to their nutritional and flavor profile. Cloves have a warm, sweet and aromatic taste that evokes the sultry tropical climates where they are grown.

General Specifications of Cloves
Commodity Cloves
Style Dried
Color Brown/Bright red
Place of origin Kerala, India
Quality Hand picked
Size 8 – 12 mm
Moisture 8 – 10 %
Baby cloves Maximum 1 %

(*The general specifications mentioned for the product are typical in nature. It can actually differ or can be procured as per customer requirement.)

Varieties and Planting Material

Cloves are harvested primarily in Indonesia, India, Madagascar, Zanzibar, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Clove plantations in India are reported to have originated from a few seedlings obtained originally from Mauritius. The germplasm collections made from within the country have not therefore given appreciable variability in yield and growth factors.

Nutrition (Amount Per 100 grams)
Calories 274
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13 g 20%
Sodium 277 mg 11%
Potassium 1,020 mg 29%
Total Carbohydrate 66 g 22%
Protein 6 g 12%
Vitamin A 3%
Vitamin B-6 20%
Calcium 63%
Iron 65%
Magnesium 64%
Uses For Cloves

1. Temporarily treats toothache.
2. Relieve upper respiratory infections.
3. Reduce inflammation.
4. Treat scrapes and bruises.
5. Improve digestion
6. Enhance sexual health

Packing Detail

25Kg, 40Kg & 50Kg Craft paper New Jute / Gunny Bags with or without inner bag / poly lined. Or for ground spices in Ground Spices in 0.5Kg, 2.5Kg, 5Kg & 10Kg in (PP)/HDPE Bags Or as per customers specification / requirement.

(*Custom packaging can be provided on customer request or in special conditions.)

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