Alpinia galanga (L.) Willd. 

Family : Zingiberaceae

Local name : Korphul, Korpur (As.)

Shrub, rhizome aromatic; leaves oblong-lanceolate, petiolate; flowers white, lip elliptic, bifid; fruits globose, yellowish-green to orange on ripening.

Distribution :  Rare, occasionally grown by local traditional medicinemen.

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A Database of Medicinal Plants of Assam