The name Cardamom is used for species within three genera of the ginger family Zingiberaceae, namely Elettaria, Amomum and Aframomum. The three main genera of the ginger family that are named as forms of cardamom are distributed as follows:

Elettaria (commonly called cardamom, green cardamom or true cardamom) is distributed from India to Malaysia
Amomum (commonly known as black cardamom, Kravan, Java cardamom, Bengal cardamom, Siamese cardamom, white or red cardamom) is distributed mainly in Asia and Australia
Aframomum (Madagascar cardamom, grains of paradise) is distributed in mainland Africa and Madagascar

PRODUCTS

WHOLE CARDAMOM ALLEPPEY GREEN BOLD
WHOLE CARDAMOM ALLEPPEY GREEN EX-TRA BOLD


PRODUCT SPECIFICATION
Moisture
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12% max.
Volatile Oil Content
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1.0% min.
Ash
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9.0% max.
Acid Insoluble Ash
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2.5% max.

All products checked for metal contamination before
   final packing
Bags stitched with blue thread
Packaging options HDPE bags, corrugated cartons,
   paper bags, jute bags
Certificate of Analysis issued for all products
Container Fumigation with Phostoxin