MEDICINAL PROPERTIES OF GINGER !

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Ginger

Ginger has been used as a spice since ancient times. Ginger is a perennial plant with a rhizome.Botanically Ginger, also known as Zingiber Officinale, belongs to the genus Zingiberius. Ginger has economic value and is widely used in Sri Lanka as a medicine as well as a food flavoring in foreign countries.Ginger is marketed as raw ginger or dried ginger. Ginger is also used extensively in the perfume industry. It is still widely used in Ayurvedic medicine.


Begining Of Ginger

Ginger is widely used in Chinese Ayurvedic medicine.Ginger was used as a medicine by the Roman army during the reign of Emperor Nero. Evidence has been found that ginger was imported to European countries as a spice in 1547 AD.China, Japan, Taiwan and India are some of the major ginger growing countries.





Ginger Varieties

• Local ginger

• Chinese ginger








Climate and Soil

Grown in areas such as Kandy, Kegalle, Nuwara Eliya, Galle, Matara, Ratnapura, Sri Lanka. Ginger crop is not tolerant of all climates. Fertile sandy loam soil with good drainage is best. The pH should be 5.5 to 6.5.Annual rainfall should not exceed 2500 mm. Ginger is best grown in areas up to 1500 m above sea level.






Benefits

• Mainly used as a curry seasoning.
• Ginger oil and oleoresin are used in various industries.
• Used in the manufacture of medicines and perfumes.
• Widely used in local medicine.
• Ginger crop produces products such as raw ginger, dried ginger, and powdered ginger. The compounds in ginger make it easier to absorb nutrients and minerals from foods.
• Ginger is rich in antioxidants. It is also an anti-cancer agent.

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