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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Curcuma aromatica?
If you know websites containing any information about Curcuma aromatica please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Curcuma aromatica and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Curcuma aromatica.

 

Curcuma aromatica basic info
Scientific Name: Curcuma aromatica Salisb..
Family: Zingiberaceae.
Genus: Curcuma.
Common names in English: yellow zedoary.
For common names of Curcuma aromatica in different languages - See link
Description: Curcuma aromatica is found in the south Asian region, predominantly in eastern Himalayas and in the warm forests of the Western Ghats (India). It has rhizomes with a peculiar fragrance and cream color. The rhizomes are often used in cosmetic herbal medicines and as a culinary ingredient in limited quantities as a food flavor. Common name: wild turmeric. - for more info about Curcuma aromatica See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Curcuma aromatica
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link

 

Curcuma aromatica in other websites
Curcuma aromatica 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 Curcuma aromatica - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Curcuma aromatica - See link.

 

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