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Myristicaceae
Myristica fragrans - Köhler–s Medizinal-Pflanzen-097.jpg
Myristica fragrans (Nutmeg), Koehler (1887)
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Myristicaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. The family has been recognised by most taxonomists; it is sometimes called the "nutmeg family", after its most famous member, Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans).

The most important products of the family by far are the nutmeg and mace spices.

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