Botanical Name:Zingiber cassumunar, Botanical Family: Zingiberaceae Olfactive Family: Spicy Country of Origin: Thailand Source: Semi dried rhizomes Odour: herbaceous warming sweet spicy Colour: colorless to pale yellow clear liquid Crop: Process: Steam distillation
General Description:Plai is a Biennial plant with a rhizome and look plump large areas in a short greenish yellow flesh has a mild odour. Leaves alternate sides of the oblong-shaped tapered width from 3.5 to 6.0 cm long, 18-38 cm of the leaf blade pointed, rounded or curved shape. heart bouquet of flowers from underground rhizomes. The rhizomes of variant 'Roxburgh' is used medicinally in massage and even in food in Thailand In aromatherapy, plai oil is used as an essential oil and is believed to ease pain and inflammation.
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