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Pictures of fresh and powdered turmeric or tumeric (Curcuma longa) food photos

Turmeric is an important ingredient in Asian cuisine. It grows as a rhizome in southern Asia requiring high rainfall and temperatures of 20-30C (68-86F) to grow. The plant is a herbaceous perennial related to the ginger family.

The rhizomes can be used fresh or boiled for 30 minutes then dried in a hot oven before being ground into the more familiar powder. Turmeric is an important...
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