Zingiber officinale

Zingiber officinale – Ginger/ Ada
Family- Zingiberaceae


Larval host plant of Notocrypta paralysos and Udaspes folus


Plant. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 07-10-2016


Leaves. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 07-10-2016


Leaves. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 07-10-2016


A 5th instar larva of Udaspes folus on upper side of a leaf . Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 07-10-2016


Leaf shelter of Udaspes folus. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 07-10-2016


Leaf shelter of Udaspes folus. Belgachi Railgate Para, Chuadanga. 07-10-2016

Description: It is an herbaceous perennial plant of Asia, cultivated as spice. It also grows in wild. Its flowers are yellow green with purple lips.