Use: It can be used fresh, dried and powdered in drinks, recipes, breads, cakes, desserts or in oil marinades.
Ginger is an herb. The rhizome root is used as a spice and as a natural medicine.
Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is part of a plant family with cardamom and turmeric. The part of the ginger plant that is used as an herbal medicine is the rhizome.
Ginger is used in the treatment of various inflammatory stomach problems, constipation, morning sickness, upset stomach, diarrhea, dizziness, vomiting or in case of loss of appetite.