Ginger is a plant with leafy stems and yellowish green flowers. The ginger spice comes from the roots of the plant. Ginger is native to warmer parts of Asia, such as China, Japan, and India, but now is grown in parts of South American and Africa. It is also now grown in the Middle East to use as medicine and with food. Ginger is a spice which is used for cooking and is also consumed whole as a delicacy or medicine. Slices of the fibrous, dried rhizome of the ginger plant. Has an extremely strong, sweet aroma and flavor. Used as a cooking spice throughout the world.
- Dried Ginger, when powdered, is an effective cure for indigestion, sore throat, cold and cough.
- It is used to treat nausea.
- Ginger’s therapeutic properties help stimulate blood circulation, cleanse the bowels and kidneys, remove toxins from the body and nourish the skin.
- It is used in the treatment of asthma and other respiratory problems.