Flat-leaved Vanilla – Vanilla planifolia
Flat-leaved Vanilla – Vanilla planifolia.
It is a species of climber from the orchid family (Orchidaceae). The word “vanilla” is automatically associated with a sweet taste and a unique aroma. It is used in the confectionery, food and perfume industries. The desired spice is obtained in pod-shaped capsules harvested at the stage of incomplete maturity. Then fermented and dried. In this way, the so-called vanilla sticks.