Scientific Name: Alpinia galangal Treats stomach ailments and skin infections.Continue reading "Galangal"
Tag: Plant family: Zingiberaceae
Scientific Name: Curcuma longa Used in Aryuvedic medicine for treatment of indigestion and inflammatory ailments. Curcumin, a phenol derived from the plant has been the subject of numerous clinical trials for a range of diseases and is the source of the yellow coloring.Continue reading "Turmeric"
Scientific Name: Hedychium flavescens Stimulant, tonic, antirheumatic.Continue reading "Yellow Ginger"
Scientific Name: Elettaria cardamommum Cooking spice. Used in Ayuvedic medicine to calm an upset stomachContinue reading "Cardamom"