The alphabet of plants

TURMERIC

by in The alphabet of plants 21 February 2020

Presentation. Turmeric is a plant native to India and Malaysia. Cultivated for food purposes in tropical Asia, Africa and the Caribbean, it gives a yellow-orange powder with a spicy taste. Its medicinal properties have been known to Indian and Southeast Asian populations since ancient times. Scientific name: Curcuma longa L. Common names: Saffron of India, […]