This is grown in Ellijay, Ga and kept fresh in dirt until you order. The turmeric can be consumed or used for planting. 1 lb package.
Turmeric root contains many healthy substances and oils such as as termerone, curlone, curcumin, cineole, and p-cymene which are in part responsible for its healing properties.
Specifically, curcumin, a poly-phenolic compound is known to have the anti-tumor, antioxidant, anti-arthritic, anti-amyloid (prevents neurodegenerative diseases), anti-ischemic (prevents cardiovascular diseases), anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory properties.
Turmeric contains a very rich source of nutrients, vitamins and minerals including such as vitamin C, E, B-6, B- 5, niacin, riboflavin, potassium, manganese, copper, calcium, iron, phosphorous, zinc and magnesium. The anti-oxidant strength of turmeric is one of the highest among known herbs and spices.
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