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Thursday, January 15, 2015

Amazing Munnar: Spice Garden Visit Part 1

The spice garden offers a variety of spice plants and endless range of exotic plants.The visit was amazing and highly informative.
Entrance and car park
Coffee Plant
Coffee berries-above & below
Coffee plant & berries
Passion Flower
Nutmeg fruit & tree below
The red mace covering the nutmeg
A banyan tree


The ripe cocoa fruit split into two halves
The Cocoa Tree & Fruit - above & below
The Fig Tree - the fig fruit at the base of the tree
Fig Tree canopy

11 comments:

  1. Very interesting pictures. Loved the nutmeg fruit! We had been there and visited tea and pepper plants, not nutmeg trees. Thank you!

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  2. the nutmeg is fascinating! well, it's all exotic to me!

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  3. Such interesting photographs. I have recently seen a British TV programme about spices, where they grow, and how they are prepared and used. I have never seen many of these fruits growing before. I'd love to visit that garden with you! maybe one day I'll visit India.

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  4. Fig grows at the bottom, Sir?

    Fascinating post, I am in awe, such beautiful trees and fruits. Thanks for sharing, Sir.

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  5. Namaste.....
    Oh lovely, love the nutmeg and its evolution! fantastic
    thanks for sharing.

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  6. The nutmeg and the fig were quite exotic! Just two days back I first time saw the nutmeg on discovery hd in a program called spices and they plucked in was Cambodia.

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  7. The NUTMEG - wow! And I like the smell of the cocoa fruit.

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