Flat-leaved vanilla – Vanilla planifolia – Climbing plant
Flat-leaved vanilla – It is a species of climbing plant from the orchid family (Orchidaceae). The word “vanilla” is automatically associated with a sweet taste and unique aroma. It is used in confectionery, food and perfume industries. The desired seasoning is obtained from pod-shaped pouches collected at the stage of incomplete maturity. Then fermented and dried. This is how the so-called vanilla sticks.