Zingiber officinale

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Zingiber officinale - Rhizomatous herbs. Leafy stems up to 2 m. Leaf sheaths open on one side; blades distichosly arranged, sessile, up to 15 x 1.5 cm, ligule 2-4 mm long, membranous. Peduncle up to 25 cmlong. Inflorescence 4-5 x about 2 cm. Bracts about 2.5 x 2 cm, green. Corolla-tube about 2.5 cm long; lobes dull yellow, up to 2 x 1 cm; labellum dull dark purple.

Scientific Name Zingiber officinale
Family Name ZINGIBERACEAE
English Name Ginger
Local Name Inguru
Sanskrit Name Nagara
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts Tuberous stem (Rhizome)

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