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Used to add flavour to food.

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Here is EcoReality's seed inventory for plants that are used as Seasoning:

IDcommon namefamilylatin namedatequantityactiondays to germpropagationdays to maturityhabitatsundrainagesoilinventorynotesnutrientsneedsuse
320Basil, Italian Large LeafLamiaceaeOcimum basilicum (dg fo pf wp)2013-06-18 00:00:0060 each starts in greenhouse soiltransplant25Food, Seasoning
240Basil, Wild perennialLamiaceaeClinopodium vulgare (dg fo pf wp)0 eachSeasoning
237Basil, Holy, TulsiLamiaceaeOcimum sanctum (dg fo pf wp)2013-03-15 00:00:00400 each seeds in plant250 eachAdaptogen, Antidermatosic, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Antipyretic, Antitussive, Antiviral, Anxiolytic, Cardiac, Carminative, Diuretic, Expectorant, Febrifuge, Immunomodulator, Lithontripic, Mouthwash, Ophthalmic, Pectoral, Seasoning, Stings
238Basil, Red RubinLamiaceaeOcimum basilicum (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-06 00:00:0052 each seeds in plantStart indoors in flats 4-6 weeks before …0 gramsThe most consistently deep purple leaves…Seasoning
239Basil, SweetLamiaceaeOcimum basilicum (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-12 00:00:0050% germ25Certified organic.

This variety grows b…
450 eachSeasoning
241DillApiaceaeAnethum graveolens (dg fo pf wp)0 eachSeasoning
21Chameleon Plant; Yu-xing-cao; TsiSaururaceaeHouttoynia cordata (dg fo pf wp)60Sow seed in cool soils of early spring. …Plant prefers moist garden soil in the s…sun or partial shademoist100 eachCreeping herbaceous perennial native to …Food, Fragrance, Seasoning
4Chaste TreeVerbenaceaeVitex agnus-castus (dg fo pf wp)2013-04-26 00:00:00112 each seeds in plant21Standard greenhouse cultivation works be…Germ: warm, moist, greenhouse.well drainedloam100 eachThe leaves and flowers exude exotic arom…Anaphrodisiac, Aphrodisiac, Basketry, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Dye, Essential, Febrifuge, Fragrance, Galactogogue, Infertility, Ophthalmic, Seasoning, Sedative, Stomachic, Wood
22ChervilApiaceaeAnthriscus cerefolium (dg fo pf wp)Direct seed in the spring garden. Cuttin…Prefers a cool, moist location where it …100 eachHardiness: The plant will perform well …Carminative, Diuretic, Insect Repellant, Seasoning
23Cilantro; Coriander; Thai ParsleyApiaceaeCoriandrum sativum (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-07 00:00:00520 each seeds in plantSow directly in the garden bed. Germinat…30Plant prefers full sun and regular garde…full sungarden200 eachAnnual. 30 days to cilantro, 60 days to…Carminative, Seasoning, Stimulant
3Dang-gui; Tang-kuei; Dong-quaiApiaceaeAngelica sinensis (dg fo pf wp)2013-04-26 00:00:00116 each seeds in plantSow seed in fall or early spring, on sur…Plant prefers part shade and moist soils…sun or partial shademoistgardenHardy to all temperate zones. Herbaceous…Vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin)Alterative, Analgesic, Anticholesterolemic, Antiinflammatory, Antispasmodic, Deobstruent, Emollient, Hepatic, Laxative, Ornamental, Seasoning, Sedative, Vasodilator
28Epazote; WormseedChenopodiaceaeChenopodium ambrosioides (dg fo pf wp)Strew seed on surface of sandy soil and …Plant prefers full sun and does well in …full sun100 eachPerennial wormwood-like plant is the sou…Calcium, Manganese, Nitrogen, Phosphorous, PotassiumCarminative, Seasoning
37Horehound, WhiteLamiaceaeMarrubium vulgare (dg fo pf wp)2013-04-30 00:00:00208 each seeds in plantScarify seeds and sow in early spring, d…Plant prefers full sun and dryish, nutri…full sunwell drained50 eachHerbaceous perennial native to the Ameri…Expectorant, Seasoning
55Mugwort, Western; White SagebrushAsteraceaeArtemisia ludoviciana (dg fo pf wp)2013-04-27 00:00:00300 each seeds in plant7Sow in spring. Press hard into surface a…Plant prefers full sun to part shade and…sun or partial shadewell drainedPatch-forming herbaceous perennial nativ…Astringent, Seasoning
93Onion, Ailsa CraigAlliaceaeAllium cepa (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-04 00:00:00120 each seeds in plant5Start indoors in February to mid-March, …95Ideal pH: 5.5-6.5 (6.0-6.8 for scallions…full sunmoistsandy5 gramsHuge, straw-yellow globes up to 20cm (8"…Food, Seasoning
94Onion, RedwingAlliaceaeAllium cepa (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-03 00:00:00200 each seeds in plant5Start indoors in February to mid-March, …110Ideal pH: 5.5-6.5 (6.0-6.8 for scallions…full sunwell drainedrich150 eachThe ultimate in a red-skinned storage on…Food, Seasoning
57Pepper, African Bird; Pilipili Hoho; Pilipili Kichaa; African Bird Peppers; Birdseye Pepper; Pequin; Piquin; PenguinSolanaceaeCapsicum frutescens (dg fo pf wp)8Start indoors 40 to 50 days prior to the…170Peppers prefer a scanty, even water supp…full sunwell drained180,000 Scoville Heat Units. Perennial b…Carminative, Ornamental, Seasoning, Stimulant
58Pepper, Criolla SellaSolanaceaeCapsicum baccatum (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-05 00:00:0054 each seeds in plant8Easy to germ in cool soils.Criolla Sella is highly adaptable to nor…50 eachThe plants are short and sturdy, studded…Food, Seasoning
59Pepper, JalapeñoSolanaceaeCapsicum annuum (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-01 00:00:00190 each seeds in plant80 eachJalapenos are easy to grow and the load …Food, Seasoning
261Pepper, Xiao-mi-la; Chinese Chile PepperSolanaceaeCapsicum frutescens (dg fo pf wp)2012-04-05 00:00:0028 each seeds in plant8Start peppers indoors about 6 weeks befo…120full sunwell drainedrich50 eachScoville ~90,000

Open-pollinated cultiv…
Food, Seasoning
81Woodruff, Sweet; WoodderowffeRubiaceaeGalium odoratum (dg fo pf wp)2013-04-27 00:00:00otherSeed: best sown in situ as soon as it is…full shademoist30 eachPerennial creeping ground cover. Excelle…Antispasmodic, Beverage, Cardiac, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Dye, Fragrance, Homeopathy, Insect Repellant, Seasoning, Sedative, Strewing

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have a specific use
Adaptogen, Alterative, Analgesic, Anaphrodisiac, Anodyne, Anthelmintic, Antibacterial, Anticholesterolemic, Antidepressant, Antidermatosic, Antidote, Antiecchymotic, Antiemetic, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Antiperiodic, Antiphlogistic, Antipruritic, Antipyretic, Antirheumatic, Antiscorbutic, Antiscrophulatic, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Antitumor, Antitussive, Antiviral, Anxiolytic, Aperient, Aphrodisiac, Appetizer, Aromatherapy, Astringent, Basketry, Beads, Beverage, Bitter, Bronchiodilator, Cancer, Cardiac, Cardiotonic, Carminative, Cathartic, Charcoal, Cholagogue, Compost, Contraceptive, Cosmetic, Curdling agent, Demulcent, Deobstruent, Depurative, Detergent, Diaphoretic, Digestive, Diuretic, Dye, Emetic, Emmenagogue, Emollient, Essential, Expectorant, Febrifuge, Fibre, Flavouring, Food, Forage, Fragrance, Fuel, Fungicide, Galactogogue, Green manure, Haemostatic, Hedge, Hepatic, Homeopathy, Hypnotic, Hypoglycaemic, Hypotensive, Immunomodulator, Immunostimulant, Infertility, Insect Repellant, Insectiary, Insecticide, Kidney, Latex, Laxative, Lithontripic, Litmus, Mordant, Mouthwash, Mulch, Narcotic, Nervine, Nutritive, Oil, Oneirogen, Ophthalmic, Ornamental, Parasiticide, Pectoral, Pioneer, Pipes, Pollution, Poultice, Purgative, Refrigerant, Restorative, Rootstock, Rubefacient, Sacrificial, Salve, Seasoning, Sedative, Shelterbelt, Sialagogue, Skin, Soil stabilization, Sternutatory, Stimulant, Stings, Stomachic, Strewing, Stuffing, Sweetening, Tannin, TB, Tonic, Uterine tonic, Vasodilator, Vermifuge, Veterinary, Vulnerary, Warts, Waterproofing, Wood
are sensitive to a particular nutrient
Nitrogen, Phosphorous, Zinc
supplies a particular nutrient (dynamic accumulator)
Antioxidants, Boron, Calcium, Carbohydrate, Chromium, Copper, Fat, Fat: Omega-3, Fibre: Non-Soluble, Fibre: Soluble, Folate, Iodine, Iron, Lycopene, Magnesium, Manganese, Niacin, Nitrogen, Phosphorous, Potassium, Protein, Silica, Sulfur, Vitamin A, Vitamin B, Vitamin B1 (thiamine), Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine), Vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin), Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Vitamin K, Zinc

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