EPPO Global Database

Curcuma aromatica(CURAR)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CURAR
  • Preferred name: Curcuma aromatica
  • Authority: Salisbury

Notes

Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, China (western, Tibet). Introduced in eastern China


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Curcuma zedoarica Roxburgh

Common names
Name Language
wild turmeric English
yellow zedoary English
curcuma d'Inde French
curcuma longa Spanish
curcuma-aromática Portuguese
curcuma-de-cochim Portuguese
куркума ароматная Russian
yù jīn Chinese
郁金 Chinese