Galangal

Scientific Name: 
Galanga
Family Name: 
Zingiberaceae
Place of Origin: 
Indonesia
Plant Description: 
The leaves are 25-35cm long narrow blades with small white streaked flowers borne at the top of the plant. The rhizome is similar to ginger however is much smaller. Some varieties have dark reddish brown skin with a white interier.
Plant Height: 
100-200cms
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Medicinal
Harvest Period: 
Most of the year
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Climate: 
Warm Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Tropical
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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