3,941 total votes
Ginger

Ginger

Ginger is a flowering plant in the family Zingiberaceae whose rhizome, ginger root or simply ginger, is widely used as a spice or a medicine. It is a herbaceous perennial which grows annual stems about a meter tall bearing narrow green leaves and yellow flowers. Ginger is indigenous to southern China, and was spread eventually to the Spice Islands, other parts of Asia and subsequently to West Africa and the Caribbean. Ginger was exported to Europe via India in the first century AD as a result of the lucrative spice trade. India is now the largest producer of ginger. Other members of the family Zingiberaceae include turmeric, cardamom, and galangal. The distantly related dicots in the g ... more on Wikipedia

Ginger is ranked on...

#36 of 75 People who voted for Ginger... also upvote Star Trek Franchise on The Greatest Sci-Fi Movies of All Time also upvote X-Men Franchise on The Best Superhero Movies Ever Made The Tastiest Vegetables Everyone Loves Eating 98.2k votes List of the best vegetables, ranked by people like you. Veggies are the most versatile, most sustainable food source on the ...
#1 of 40 The Best Foods for Nausea 842 votes List of the best food for nausea, as ranked by health care professionals and Ranker users. Nausea is an uncomfortable feelin...
#11 of 36 The Most Useful Spices 2.3k votes The most useful spices are the must-have spices for any home kitchen. Whether you're cooking something sweet or savory, prop...
#31 of 68 The Healthiest Superfoods 9.9k votes The healthiest superfoods are those foods that have exceptional nutritional benefits. See how they help with this list of me...
#46 of 67 The Best Things to Put in Ramen 6.1k votes List of the best things to put in ramen, as ranked by ramen lovers and professional chefs. Ramen is often favored by poor co...
#24 of 54 The Vegetables Nobody Wants to Eat 117.7k votes Broccoli, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts. The world’s plates are littered with the gross vegetables we refuse to eat. Everyon...
#25 of 47 The Best Food For A Hangover 7.2k votes Everyone has their own way to beat the pain of a hangover, typically with the best hangover food you can get your hands on. ...
#3 of 41 The Best Foods for Acid Reflux 505 votes List of the best foods to eat if you have acid reflux. Acid reflux is a condition in which your lower esophageal sphincter c...
#43 of 43 The Best Things to Put in a Bloody Mary 2.3k votes List of the best things to put in a Bloody Mary. This ranking compiles the absolutely most delicious things to go with your ...
#9 of 37 Tasty Root Vegetables 5.7k votes A list of root vegetables and tubers. These are edible plants in which the leaves, stems, flowers, or roots are edible. This...
#12 of 37 The Best Food Poisoning Remedies 165 votes Having the symptoms of food poisoning often includes moderate to severe abdominal cramping, nausea, diarrhea, headache, and ...
#18 of 74 Raw Food Diet - Best Transition Foods 834 votes Transitioning to a Raw Food Diet? The following list of raw foods is perfect for your transition to a raw menu. Feel free to...
#24 of 40 The Best Cancer Fighting Foods 1.3k votes List of the best cancer fighting foods, as ranked by oncologists and health care professionals. Cancer is one of the leading...
#11 of 43 The Best Anti-Inflammatory Foods 210 votes List of the best anti-inflammatory foods. Many diets focus on losing weight and looking better, but no diet is more concerne...
#3 of 12 The Best Remedies for Nausea 44 votes Trying to find relief for nausea? This is a list of nausea remedies that can help ease the discomfort of a stomach virus or ...
What Common Fruits and Vegetables Look Like on the Vine 348.5k views Have you ever paused to think about the adventures of the average food before its arrival on the shelf at your grocery store...
#4 of 40 The Best Foods for Digestion 291 votes List of the best foods for digestion, as ranked by health care professionals, Ranker users, and people with digestion issues...
#1 of 42 The Best Foods for Arthritis 438 votes List of the best foods for arthritis, as ranked by health care professionals and Ranker users. Rheumatoid arthritis is a dis...
Healthy Foods to Eat 6.3k views A detailed list of the healthiest foods you can eat and include in your healthy food recipes. These healthy food choices oft...
Pumpkin Recipes | AriannaLA's Pumpkin-Chocolate Chip Muffins 5.7k views Halloween recipe or Thanksgiving recipe for pumpkin-chocolate chip muffins. This is my "secret recipe" for the ver...

Ginger is also found on...

List of Diarrhea Drugs