About Poolankilangu / Spiked Ginger Lily/ Erfume Ginger Dried ( Raw)
White turmeric (Poolankilangu) is a rhizome and a close relative to our regular turmeric. The rhizome has thin brownish skin and a firm white interior. Poolankilangu is very very fragrant and it was used as a aromatic spice from ancient times. But now it is mostly replaced by our regular ginger.
Benefits Poolankilangu / Spiked Ginger Lily/ Erfume Ginger Dried ( Raw)
White turmeric, known as Poolankilangu, Kachur, and Zedoary has glorious medicinal uses and health benefits.
- It is used extensively to treat acne
- hyperpigmentation and remove unwanted hair.
- It is also beneficial in skincare for babies
Botanical Name : Hedychium Spicatum
English Name : Spiked Ginger Lily/ Erfume Ginger
Tamil Name : பூலங்கிழங்கு / Poolankilangu /seemai Kichchili Kizhangu
Hindi Name : कपूरकचरी संधरलिका / Kapurkachari Sandharlika
Malayalam Name : കച്ചോലം / Katcholam, Katchooram
Telugu Name : కచ్చురాలు / గంధ కచ్చురాలు / Kachuralu / Gandha Kachuralu