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How to plant, care, grow and harvest cloves – the basics

Most of us know them as some of the most popular spices used around Christmas time, but cloves are the dry buds of the flower of the clove tree, very similar to vines. The flower buds are harvested before opening. Their smell is warm, aromatic and spicy. The taste is pleasant, spicy-sweet, astringent and very… Read More »