Alpinia calcarata

Alpinia calcarata Alpinia calcarata Alpinia calcarata

Alpinia galanga, a plant in the ginger family, bears a rhizome used largely as an herb in Unani medicine and as a spice in Arab cuisine and Southeast Asian cookery. It is one of four plants known as "galangal", and is differentiated from the others with the common names lengkuas, greater galangal, and blue ginger. 

Alpinia calcarata is part of the catalog of ayurvedic medicinal plants of Sri Lanka.

Alpinia calcarata Alpinia calcarata Alpinia calcarata

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