3 Fresh Rhizomes/Corms
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Turmeric (Curcuma longa) is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae.
Plants are gathered annually for their rhizomes, and re-seeded from some of those rhizomes in the following season.
This 'Edible Ginger' has beautiful soft broad leaves and stunning white flowers, sometimes with pink tips which are great for cutting and long lasting in flower arrangements.
It's historical uses as a medicine are numerous. As an anti-inflammatory it has been useful for arthritis, allergies, asthma, and eczema. It can be used for external skin conditions such as psoriasis and fungal infections. It is a good natural medicine for nausea and motion sickness. Zone 7- 10. Suitable for containers. Height: 24-36 in