Curry Tree Overview
Murraya koenigii is a small, evergreen tree or shrub species in the Rutaceae family. Commonly known by the names Curry Tree and Curry Leaf Tree. This plant produces edible, aromatic leaves and small black berries, although the seeds they contain are poisonous. An easy to grow plant that can add wonderful sensory interest to a kitchen garden. The leaves can add an exotic taste to your dishes. Curry Tree is also drought-resistant and isn't picky with soil types as long as it drains well. It can be grown in a container or planted to create a fragrant hedge screen. It has many uses, including food flavouring, body lotions, air fresheners and incense.