Persian Hogweed

Organic and Conventional

 

Product Description

SPECIFICATION SHEET

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Persian Hogweed

Varieties: Heracleum persicum Desf. Ex Fischer

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Iran

CERTIFICATION: EU Organic Certified by KIWA BCS

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION :These small seedpods are aromatic and slightly bitter and used widely as a spice in foods, pickle and traditional medicine.

PACKAGING: Plastic in cartons

ORGANOLEPTIC CHARACTERISTICS:

Flavor: slightly bitter

Aroma: intense and typical adore of Persian Hogweed

Texture: frangible and precieux

Appearance: ellipsoid, light brown seeds surrounded by a thin yellow layer

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS :

Alive insect: Negative

Mildew: Negative

CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Moisture: <8%

Total ash: <8.5%

Insoluble ash in water: <6%

hydrochloric acid insoluble ash:: <2%

Crude fiber: <52%

Volatile oil: 1.5<mg/100gr