Kerman has a dry climate and this has led to the cultivation of Cumin(caraway) in the city. When you go to the desert, you must feel the smell of Cumin. Caraway Kerman also has high quality and better quality than other regions. Cumin(caraway) is used in traditional medicine and cooking.
Cumin om Iran called Zireh. Cumin(Caraway) is one of the best souvenirs in Kerman and was also called "commune" in ancient medicine. Its original hometown is Kerman, that black Cumin(Caraway) type has grown there. Because it grows more along the banks of the rivers and does not need much water for agriculture. Available in a variety of colors including black, white, green, pink, yellow, brown and gray. The seeds are oval and elongated.
Cumin(Caraway) is an herb that reaches 40 cm in height. The plant has a variety of varieties including green, black and mountain Cumin(Caraway).
The oval fruit of this plant, which also has a pleasant smell, is used as a flavoring for various foods and a variety of pastries and breads. Some people pour usually black powdered of it into fruit or cheese.
Green and Black Cumin(Caraway) are both very warm and dry in temper. Cumin(Caraway) is rich in vitamins B1, B2, B3, B9, C, E, K as well as various minerals such as calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium and sodium.
Cumin(Caraway) is anti-bloating. Relieves moisture and strengthens the stomach and liver. It stimulates the appetite and makes it thinner. It blocks the hiccups by affecting the stomach nerve. It eliminates spleen swelling and cures diarrhea.
On the other hand, there is the treatment of constipation as well. It increases lactation and because it contains sex hormones, it increases libido.
It affects the amount of bleeding and the cessation of menstrual bleeding. It increases sweat and removes bad odor and has antiseptic and germicidal properties.
Because it has a great effect on thyroid hormone secretion and increases the secretion rate.