Cloves and Clove Stems

Cloves

Cloves are the unopened pink flower buds of the evergreen clove tree. The buds are picked by hand when they are pink and dried until they turn brown in color. Cloves are about 1/2-inch long and 1/4-inch in diameter and with their tapered stem, they resemble tiny nails.

Cloves are the aromatic flower buds of a tree in the family Myrtaceae, Syzygium aromaticum. They are native to the Maluku Islands in Indonesia, and are commonly used as a spice.


Clove Stems

Clove stems are the stems of the bud flower of the Clove plant which is botanically known as Caryophyllus .Clove Stems are collected from the Clove plantations spread throughout the island of Madagascar/Sri Lanka/Indonesia that provides the ideal warm humid tropical climate quintessential for the growth of Eugenia caryophyllustrees.

Indigenous to South East Asia, the stems of this evergreen are well-known for their strong pungent taste and have a long history as an effective agent for minor pains and aches, particularly dental pain because of its numerous effects on oral tissues. Clove Stems are widely used in the making of Clove-cigarettes and Hawan pujan samgri .Interestingly Clove Stems contain around an essential oil that is used primarily in fragrances. Hence, Clove stem oil is widely used in the soap, candle and perfume manufacturing industries the world over.

Our main export market for cloves/stems is to Middle East.

Technical Specifications

Origin East Java/Sumatra Indonesia
Color Golden
Aroma Good
Oil Content 15-18% Approximate
Packing PP Bags 40 AND 45 Each