Sikkim Large cardamom (Amomum subulatum), is one of the main cash crop. Large cardamom has a pleasant aromatic odour, due to which it is extensively used for flavouring vegetables and many food preparations in India. It is also used as an essential ingredient in mixed spices preparation. Apart from aroma, large cardamom also has high medicinal value. ops cultivated in Sikkim. On 23/03/2015, it has been granted Geographical Indication tag.