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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Curcuma longa L., Sp. Pl.: 2 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: a cultigen from SW. India
(22) gnb ivo (23) con ggi (29) com mau reu (36) chc chs cht (38) tai (40) ass ban ehm IND srl (41) and cbd mya ncb tha vie (42) bor jaw lsi mly phi sum (43) nwg sol (50) qld (60) fij gil nwc sam ton (61) coo eas mrq pit sci tua tub (62) crl (63) haw (80) blz cos (81) cub dom hai lee pue trt win
Lifeform: Rhizome geophyte
Remarks: Derived from C. aromatica.
Family: Zingiberaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts