Biodiversity Report (Ginger)

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Title: Benefits of Zingiber officinale (Ginger) Author: Mohamed Daoud Zingiber officinale , also known as ginger, possesses many uses in the kitchen as well as the medicine cabinet. Ginger use goes back in history to ancient Asian medicine and cuisine. The benefits and flavor of ginger originate from the rhizome, root, of the plant.
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Ginger’s botanical name is Zingiber officinale , more commonly known as ginger root, even though it is technically not a root. The latin word Zingiber was derived from the Sanskrit word shringavera which stands for horn body. Zingiber officinale is native to Asia as it tends to grow in fertile tropical soil within a humid tropical climate with good rainfall. Ginger has been quite a common ingredient in remedies in eastern Asia, more specifically in China. It has been utilized as a herbal remedy to aid in treating the flu, motion sickness, indigestion, nausea, headaches, inflammations, diarrhea, arthritis, and headaches. The benefits of Zingiber officinale originate from the rhizome of the ginger plant, which is an underground stem from which shoots and roots emerge. The medicinal benefits originate from the oils and phenol compounds contained within the rhizome. Putting ginger’s medicinal benefits aside, it
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