Curcuma amada Roxb.

 
  • Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species : Curcuma amada
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Curcuma amada Roxb.
  • Common name : Mango Ginger
  • Vernacular name : Aamrardrakam, Karpuraharidra (San.); Aami-haldi (Hin.); Mavu shunti, Mavina shunti, Maavina-kaai shunti (Kan.)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Often cultivated. Rhizomes are used as a condiment.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Cultivated
  • Floras referred : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 1988- Studies on Zingiberaceae of Karnataka; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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