Zingiber officinale Roscoe

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Derivation of specific name: officinale: used in medicine.
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Flora of Zambia: cultivated Zingiber officinale

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Zingiber officinale
African Plant Database: Zingiber officinale
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Zingiber officinale
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Zingiber officinale
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Zingiber officinale
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iNaturalist: Zingiber officinale
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Zingiber officinale
JSTOR Plant Science: Zingiber officinale
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Zingiber officinale
Plants of the World Online: Zingiber officinale
Tropicos: Zingiber officinale
Wikipedia: Zingiber officinale

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Zingiber officinale.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=167110, retrieved 21 May 2024

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