Additional Details About Ajowan Essential Oil:
Trachyspermum ammi commonly known as ‘Ajwain’ or ‘Ajowan’ is distributed throughout India and is mostly cultivated in Gujarat and Rajasthan.
Also Popular As: Ajowan, Ajwain, Yamani, Bishop’s Weed, Arjowan, Ajowain, Wild Celery Seed
Family Name: Apiaceae (Umbrella, Carrot)
Scientific Name: Trachyspermum ammi, Carum ajowan, Ptychotis ajowan, Trachyspermum copticum, Ammi Coptium
Indigenous Country: Primarily India
Country of Production: Primarily India
Phenol. High in thymol, as much as 50%; alpha-pinene, p-cymene, limonene, gamma-terpines
Ajowan/Yamini is an annual plant ( Trachyspermum ammi ) of the parsley family. The plant has feathery leaves and white flowers and has its origin in India. Ajowan plant may grow up to 2 feet with bright green foliage bearing an umbrella flowering stem producing caraway-like seeds.