Tamarind is a leguminous tree in the family Fabaceau indigenous to tropical Africa.The genus Tamarindus is a monotypic taxon.


Tamarindus indica is probably indigenous to tropical Africa but has been cultivated for so long on the Indian subcontinent that it is sometimes reported to be indigenous therewhere it is known as imli in Hindu – Urdu. It grows wild in Africa it is found growing wild in Oman especially Dhofar where it grows on the sea-facing slopes of mountains


The tamarind is a long-lived, medium-growth tree, which attains a maximum height of 12 to 18 metres (39 to 59 ft). The crown has an irregular, shaped outline of dense foliage. The tree grows well in full sun. It prefers clay,loam, sandy and acidic soil types, with a high resistance to drought and aerosol salt (wind-borne salt as found in coastal areas).

Tamarind Stock Information


Product Type Single Herbs & Spices
Certification SGS
Type Thyme
Packing 150/500 Gms Packets
Seed 3% Max
Style Dried
Shape Block
Moisture 20% Max
Purity 99% Min
Part Fruit
Drying Process AD
Color Light Brown
Variety EC, New, Old
Tartaric Acid 9%
Processing Type Blended
Place of Origin Africa
Shelf Life 24 Months
Admixture 1% Max

Packaging & Delivery

Packaging Details 5,10,20,25,50 KGS PP BAG
Delivery Time 15-30 days