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Turmeric Curcuma longa

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Description

Turmeric is a ginger-family plant that grows edible rhizomes.  The rhizomes are bright yellow and are used to dye clothing and spice food.

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Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#edible plant#perennial#herbaceous perennial#rhizome
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#edible plant#perennial#herbaceous perennial#rhizome
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Curcuma
    Species:
    longa
    Family:
    Zingiberaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Herb
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Perennial
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No