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


Curcuma zanthorrhiza basic info
Scientific Name: Curcuma zanthorrhiza Roxb..
Family: Zingiberaceae.
Genus: Curcuma.
For common names of Curcuma zanthorrhiza in different languages - See link
Description: Curcuma zanthorrhiza, is a plant originated from Indonesia, more specifically from Java island, out of which it spread to several places in the biogeographical region Malesia. The plant is used as a medicinal plant. The plant contain Curcumin (at least 1%, Ph. Eur.) and starch and its rhizome contains an ethereal oil (5ml per kg), it primarily consists of Sesquiterpenes. it is used for dyspepsia, as a spice and as an effective deterrent and pesticide of mushroom mites. - for more info about Curcuma zanthorrhiza See link



Curcuma zanthorrhiza in other websites
Curcuma zanthorrhiza 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 zanthorrhiza - See link.
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