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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Alpinia nigra?
If you know websites containing any information about Alpinia nigra please link to them.
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I didn't find in Dr. Duke's database, any information about the uses of Alpinia nigra
Here is some basic information about Alpinia nigra.

 

Alpinia nigra basic info
Scientific Name: Alpinia nigra (Gaertn.) B. L. Burtt.
Family: Zingiberaceae.
Genus: Alpinia.
For common names of Alpinia nigra in different languages - See link
Description: Alpinia nigra (synonyms Alpinia allughas Retz. and Zingiber nigrum Gaertn.) is a medium-sized herb belonging to the ginger family. The rhizome is well known in many Asian cultures as a medicinal and culinary item. In many Asian tribal communities it is a part of the diet along with rice. - for more info about Alpinia nigra See link

 

 

Alpinia nigra in other websites
Alpinia nigra common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Alpinia nigra - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Alpinia nigra - See link.

 

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