Herbs & Natural Foods for Health
Scientific Name - Zingiber officinale
Properties - Digestive aid, carminative, relieves motion sickness, stimulant, diaphoretic, decongestant, antispasmodic, aromatic
Common Uses - Drink tea made from ginger root, or use ground ginger in beverages, soups, or other foods.
Parts Used - Root
Locating & Handling - Fresh root is available at most grocery stores. Ground ginger may be found in the spice section.
Caution - None
Origin - Probably India and China. Imported from the Orient to ancient Greece.
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