Curcuma caesia Roxb. 

Family : Zingiberaceae

Local name : Kola-halodhi (As.)

Large herb with fleshy rhizome; leaves and rhizome aromatic; leaves simple, large, seathing, entire, linear-lanceolate, black stripe on midrib; flowers bisexual.

Distribution : Rare, occasionally cultivated.

Uses : Rhizome used in gout.


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