Botanical Name – Syzygium aromaticum
Cloves are one of the highly prized spices, widely recognized all over the world for their medicinal and culinary qualities. The spices actually are the “flower buds” from evergreen rain-forest tree native to Indonesia.
Clove is widely used in aromatherapy, in the form of oil for dentistry and to treat other problems of the spleen, diarrhea, acne, digestion cold and cough, etc. Clove powder used in cigarettes to add flavor and as a natural antiseptic besides being extensively used in cooking food items.