Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Mustard Seeds - Yellow 1kg

Mustard seeds are the small round seeds of various mustard bushes. These seeds are yellow. The plant grows to about 60 cm.
Code: MUSTSY1
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 10.75
GST exempt

Usage.

Adds a mustard flavour to any savoury dish. Also used in salad dressings.

Medicinal Powers?

They have been shown to help reduce the severity of asthma, to lower blood pressure, to assist women with menopause.

Good for sore throats and repairing vocal chords.

Can be used to treat ulcers and cankers in the mouth.

Might be a simple worming treatment in children.

Fun Facts

Mustard plants grow into bushes as they mature.

In 334 before current era, Darius III of Persia sent Alexander the Great a bag of sesame seeds, which symbolised the huge numbers of his army. Alexander returned a bag of mustard seeds to demonstrate not only the number but also the power and the energy of his men.

Mustard seeds can produce two type of oils : hot mustard oil and mild mustard oil. For the first one, the mustard seeds are soaked in water before pressing, while for the second one, they use a cold-pressing method so that the enzyme of heat is not activated.

Country of Origin!

Culpepers' Mustard seeds come from Australia!