Cardamom is a fruit of the same-named perennial plant.
To become spices, this fruits need to be dried and thoroughly crushed. This spice is sold in such a form most often.
Cardamom is quite expensive and has been reasonably nicknamed the “king of spices”.
It has a sharp burning taste and a very spicy, piquant aroma with lemon and camphor shades. The color of this spicy powder is beige.