Nutmeg

Last Updated: September 28 2022

Nutmeg is a spice believed to benefit libido, the nervous system, the digestive system, and blood circulation.

What else is Nutmeg known as?
Note that Nutmeg is also known as:
  • Myristica Fragrans

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