Turmeric (Rhizome, small pieces)
- Perennial to 100cm
- Culinary and medicinal uses
- Use in curries, drinks and as a food colouring
A perennial growing to 1m tall with lush green lance-shaped leaves on upright stems. Ornamental white flower spikes are produced in summer. The edible rhizomes are used fresh or dried in curry pastes, in drinks and as a food colouring, and the leaves can be used to wrap fish. Also used medicinally. Grow in a garden bed in tropical and subtropical climates or in a container in cooler areas.
Product code: Z-TUM-01
Best Months to Plant
Quick Planting Guide
|Season||Spring and summer|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle||Frost Tender Perennial|
|Position||Part or full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days Until Maturity||160-190 days|
How To Grow
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