Nutmeg

spice from Myristica fragrans

The nutmeg (Myristica fragrans) is a species of evergreen tree in the genus Myristica. It is found in tropical Southeast Asia and Australia. From the fruit of the tree, two spices are made:

Nutmeg
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Myristica fragrans
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Myristica fragrans