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Cardamom pods
Cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum)

Cardamom oil comes from the seeds of the Elettaria cardamomum plant. It has a sweet, spicy scent. It has an antiseptic effect.

PropertiesEdit

 
Elettaria cardamomum essential oil.

DigestiveEdit

Relieves indigestion, heartburn, wind, nausea and colic.

EmotionalEdit

Refreshes and uplifts the mind.

SexualEdit

Alleviates sexual dysfunction.