Curry Tree

The curry leaf tree is a tropical to sub-tropical tree in the family Rutaceae, and is native to India. Its leaves are used in many dishes in the Indian subcontinent. Scientific name - Murraya koenigii

Murraya koenigii

Synonyms:
Kari
Curry_tree (Wikipedia)

Curry tree
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Rosids
Order:Sapindales
Family:Rutaceae
Genus:Murraya
Species:
M. koenigii
Binomial name
Murraya koenigii
(L.) Sprengel

The curry tree (Murraya koenigii) is a tropical to sub-tropical tree in the family Rutaceae (the rue family, which includes rue, citrus, and satinwood), and is native to Asia. The plant is also sometimes called sweet neem, though M. koenigii is in a different family to neem, Azadirachta indica, which is in the related family Meliaceae.

Its leaves, known as curry leaves, are used in many dishes in the Indian subcontinent.

Curry Tree (Wiktionary)

English

Noun

curry tree (plural curry trees)

  1. A tree (Murraya koenigii), related to citrus, native to South Asia and used for flavoring in the local cuisines.

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