Turmeric powder (Curcuma longa) is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family It reaches up to 1 m tall. Highly branched, yellow to orange, cylindrical, aromatic rhizomes are found.
It grows wild in the forests of South and Southeast Asia. Turmeric powder is one of the key ingredients in many Asian dishes, mostly used in savory dishes, but is used in some sweet dishes, such as the cake sfouf.
Product of India (TRS)