Spices have been linked human being story since immemorial times.
Perhaps, they ware the first commodity traded with the beginning of commerce, even them were used as payment method (coin). Nowdays, the species are valuable as a condiment, medicine and perfumes. Mainly are produced from seeds, fruits, flowers and dry crusts .
The countries of Arabic tradition and culture have a deep understanding of spice uses and applications.
Mhedina recommends some of them: licorice, citronella or lemongrass.