Spice tree.
6" - 8" size live plant. will Sent with pot.

Withing 2 days we will dispatch this plant with international tracking number.

"Nutmeg Live Plant" ,(Myristica fragrans)

$49.99 Regular Price
$45.00Sale Price
  • "Nutmeg Live Plant"
    (Myristica fragrans)
    6" - 8" size live plant

    Myristica fragrans
    Family: Myristaceae

    We will sent your live Nutmeg plant with pot.

    Plant Size : 6"- 8" inches
    Pot Size : 3.5" inches

    Products and Uses

    Nutmeg and mace are the main two products. Oils are extracted from both nutmeg and mace. Powdered nutmeg and mace is used in curry powders.Nutmeg and mace are mainly used for culinary purposes to flavor curries and other food products, confectionaries and bakery products. It is also used in preparation of beverages and drinks. Nutmeg is used as an ingredient in Ayurvedeic and Chinese medicine.

    Planting material

    Seeds are used for planting. Dark brown full sized seeds of matured fruits from selected mother plants are used for planting. Seeds have to be sown in nursery beds as soon as possible since the viability is lost within 8-10 days.
    Seedlings are potted in poly bags filled with a mixture of equal parts of top soil, cow dung and sand. About 10g of rock phosphate are also added. Seedlings are kept under shade for about 6-8 months, then hardened and transplanted in the field. If large size plants are needed seedlings of 6-8 months of age are re-potted in bigger poly bags filled with same mixture and kept for another 9-12 months. Bigger plants establish well in the field.

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