Ginger

Scientific Name: 
Zingiber officinale
Family Name: 
Zingiberaceae
Place of Origin: 
South Asia
Plant Description: 
A reed like plant with thick branching rhizomes. It has bright green lanceolate leaves with yellow-green flowers.
Plant Height: 
100-120cms
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Medicinal
Oil
Harvest Period: 
The root can be harvested after 12 months of planting
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Climate: 
Sub-Tropical
Tropical
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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