Curry leaf - plant profile
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An aromatic shrub or small tree which can grow to 6 m high. Curry leaf is grown in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The bark is dark brown, almost black.
Leaves - glossy and highly aromatic. They look rather like bay leaves. In South Asia they are used fresh in cooking.
Flowers - white and arranged in sprays.
Fruits - berry-like and purplish-black when ripe.