Botanical Name: Zingiber officinale. Ginger root from Starwest Botanicals is a great spice to keep on hand in your kitchen, because it can be used in both sweet as well as savory dishes with excellent results. The Ginger root that we provide at Starwest Botanicals comes in many different forms, including diced, cut and sifted, powdered or whole root, as well as crystallized, kosher and organic varieties for your use.
Ginger is a carminative, expectorant and sialagogue. It should not be used by people who have gallstones.
Please note whole powdered herbs from Starwest Botanicals contain no instructions for use. You should consult a qualified herbalist or other health care practitioner before use.