Turmeric OrangeCurcuma longa
$11.75 ($1.45-$17.90 choose a size)
Specifications of Turmeric Orange
Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From RhizomeLearn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 0-1m
Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes
Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA
Suitability in Pots Yes
Water Requirements Moderate Watering
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest First Year
Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)
Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage
Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)
Fruiting/Harvest Months July, August, September
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Customer Tips & Reviews Turmeric Orange
MOUNT GRAVATT , QLD, Australia
I love to make my own spice pastes so growing my own spices is even better! Its a perfect plant for my area.
A Turmeric and water paste to clean your teeth with, will whiten them as well
KEPERRA, QLD, Australia
Turmeric is so darn easy to grow! Best in a pot as the plants in my garden were never happy and dwindled to nothing. Give it regular water and enjoy the lush foliage and waxy cream flowers. Harvest in autumn and you'll be amazed at how much it has bulk...
WOODVALE, WA, Australia
Stuck some rhizomes in the ground and they grew a few days later. I now have heaps of turmeric plants and they are so easy to grow. Keep them in the shade during hot sunny days.
I am using Turmeric for my rhinitis and is working very well. But we must make sure to get the pure product; because some people are selling Turmeric mixed with other products that may cause us to be sick.
Athelstone, SA, Australia
YET TO CONSUME RHIZOMEDIES BACK IN WINTERGREAT LOOKING FLOWERS
Boambee East, NSW
1 tspn turmeric, mix to a paste with water and apply to swelling and bruising - swelling disappears, bruising minimised.
Turmeric is an anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory,anti-carcinogenic,food preservative,colouring agent
Easy to grow, tough, vigorous canna like plant. Responds well to extra attention. Grated root used in curries and sauces as a yellow colouring. Active ingredient curcurmin is a powerful anti-oxidant substance. Beautiful flowers. Mulch, full sun and water.