Galingale


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Galingale

 

(Alpinia officinarum), a perennial plant of the family Zingiberaceae. It is also known as the Galanga minor, as distinguished from the Galanga major (Alpinia galanga). It grows in East Asia.

REFERENCE

Atlas lekarstvenykh rastenii SSSR. Moscow, 1962.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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