You will receive a very healthy 5+ inches tall Curry Leaf Plant. The curry leaf plant, Murraya koenigii or Bergera koenigii, is a tropical and sub-tropical tree in the family Rutaceae, native to Asia. The fresh leaves are an indispensable part of Indian cuisine and Indian traditional medicines. They are most widely used in southern and west coast Indian cooking, usually fried along with vegetable oil, mustard seeds and chopped onions in the first stage of the preparation. The fresh leaves are valued as seasoning in the cuisines of South and Southeast Asia.