PDF | Zingiberaceas that are still included in un-utilized herbs inspite of the variety of useful pharmacological properties it possesses. Extracts. A perennial aromatic herb with very fragrant underground parts; leaves two or more, spreading flat on the ground, roundovate, thin, deep green, petioles very. Kaempferia galanga L. (Zingiberaceae) commonly known as Kacholam, Kencur or aromatic ginger is an important medicinal plant of India.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Hematological analysis showed no differences in any of the parameters examined WBC count, platelet, hematocrit and hemoglobin estimation in either the control or treated groups of both sexes. It is also used in Chinese cooking and Chinese medicineand is sold in Chinese groceries under the kaempfefia sha jiang Chinese: We couldn’t load this image at the moment.

Kaempferia galanga – Wikipedia

It is found primarily in open areas in Indonesiagalana ChinaTaiwanCambodiaand Indiabut is also widely cultivated throughout Southeast Asia. Aromatherapy her traditional Thai herbal. Checklists specific search options Observed during. Articles needing additional references from July All articles needing additional references Articles with ‘species’ microformats Articles containing Chinese-language text All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from March Articles with unsourced statements from October Use dmy dates from January Watermelon pattern Peacock Ginger flower in the forest.


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Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Slices of the dried rhizome may be cooked with vegetable or meat dishes, but mostly the spice is used fresh and grated or crushed. Sambal kacang is typically served to sategrilled meat on tiny skewers, but also goes well with boiled or steamed vegetables. If the problem persists, let us know. July Learn how and when to remove this template message.

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Toxicity of crude rhizome extract of Kaempferia galanga L. (Proh Hom).

Views Read Edit View history. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others. Known as ‘cekur’ with scientific name as kaempferia galanga. Dried lesser galanga has some culinary usage in China, being an optional ingredient to the five spice powder see star anise and enjoying some popularity for kaempveria broths.

Actually, it seems to be used mainly by Malayic peoples in Malaysia and Indonesia especially, in Jawa and Bali. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. The underground rhizome has one or more prominent, kaempfsria oriented tuberous root stock and many small secondary tubers and roots, their tips becoming tuberous.


Kaempferia galanga is used as an herb and also known as kencur, aromatic ginger, sand ginger, cutcherry, or resurrection lily. Food Plants of the World. Although aromatic, it is, however, less important as a gwlanga because of its rather strongly bitter taste. Alpinia officinarum is closely related to A. We have images for every project, all covered by worry free licensing Download with confidence Find your plan. Kaempferia galanga known as aromatic kaempferla in soil. The rhizomes of aromatic ginger have been reported to contain cineolborneol3-carene, camphenekaempferolkaempferidecinnamaldehydep-methoxycinnamic acidethyl cinnamateand ethyl p-methoxycinnamate.

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Selected Links Sorting Kaempferia names www. Plus, get free weekly content and more. Open forest, forest edges, and bamboo forest, on various soils, at elevations up to 1, metres. Aromatic ginger or Kaempferia galanga flower.

Search in all groups Search within this group. Kaempferia galangacommonly known as kencuraromatic gingersand gingercutcherryor resurrection lilyis a monocotyledonous plant in the ginger familyand one of four plants called galangal. Saved one filter Removed from saved filters.