Botanical name: Zingiber officinaleAlternative Names
Amomum zingiber L.
The used part of the plant is the "root" both in fresh and dried forms. Native to southeastern Asia, India and China, ginger has a long history of use and has been an integral component of the diet and valued for its aromatic, culinary and complimentary health properties for over 2,500 years.Functions:
It is thought that Ginger may be used to help support the digestive system and help the function of the immune system.