Aframomum angustifolium

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Aframomum angustifolium

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wild or cultivated



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Amomum angustifolium Sonner. GREAT CARDAMOM. Madagascar. This plant grows on marshy grounds in Madagascar and affords in its seeds the Madagascar, or great cardamoms of commerce. It is called there longouze. [1]

  1. Pickering, C. Chron. Hist. Pls. 821. 1879.
Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.


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