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Cucuma - Turmeric flowering


Cucuma - Turmeric  flowering

My turmeric plant is flowering again. It goes dormant in winter then starts growing again in early March. Photo taken July 20, 2022.



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Beautiful flower, Andy. I wouldn't have had a clue turmeric flowered...
Love the white luminous effect it produces.

4 Aug, 2022

 

Who would have thought it looked like that! Beautiful. Is the spice from the flowers or roots?

4 Aug, 2022

 

Kate,

Yes, turmeric has white to purple flowers. This plant is in more shade because I don’t want it to burn in the hot weather here. It probably would be more purple if it was growing in more sun.

4 Aug, 2022

 

Steragram,

It’s from the rhizomes.

4 Aug, 2022



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