7 Reasons For Ginger Leaves Turning Brown + Solutions

Ginger Leaves Turning Brown

Ginger leaves are long green and taper towards the top end. But, if ginger leaves start turning brown it means that conditions are not ideal. Reasons for ginger leaves turning brown include Lack of water, Excessive sunlight, Overwatering, High and low temperatures, Humidity, Lack of nutrients, and Diseases. Ideal Growing Conditions For Ginger Growing ginger … Read more

Common Ginger Diseases – Effects & Symptoms | 5 Tips to manage

Ginger Diseases

Growing ginger comes with its own set of problems leading to a reduction in the quantity or quality of ginger. Thus it becomes a priority to diagnose issues caused due to ginger diseases or maybe ginger pests.  Ginger diseases can impact both the farmers producing ginger on large scales or even gardeners cultivating ginger at … Read more

Ginger Pests: How Do These Insects Affect Your Ginger? Tips to control

Ginger Pests

Ginger is used across the USA and the world for its amazing benefits. And to economically produce ginger prevention and management of pests is a must. Ginger pests affect the appearance, taste, and edibility of ginger. Apart from the loss of edible ginger, pests also act as a vector and transmit other diseases which can … Read more

Which Ginger Ale Has Real Ginger? Review of 5 most popular ones

Ginger Ale

Ginger Ale is a carbonated ginger soft drink. Traditionally, it was used as a mixer to make other alcoholic or fancy cocktail drinks. The majority of people still enjoy drinking it as a healthy beverage due to the presence of real ginger and Ginger Ale Benefits. Ginger ale manufacturers usually market ginger ale as a … Read more

4 Types of Ornamental Ginger with use and flower details

ornamental ginger

Ornamental ginger refers to ginger plants grown mostly for their attractive flowers and foliage. They may or may not be edible. Either way, the flowers, and leaves are their highlighting feature. Originating in tropical regions, bright colorful flowers and fragrant flowers make ornamental ginger increasingly popular in non-tropical countries as well. Edible ginger on the … Read more

Types of Edible Ginger – Use and complete details

Flower Ginger

Ginger is not just a plant but a family of plants known as the Zingiberaceae family (ginger family) and contains both edible and ornamental ginger plants. Some ginger plants produce more than one edible portion. So not just rhizomes (roots), stems, leaves, and flowers can also be edible.  Common ginger is just one of the … Read more

How Much Ginger Should I Take Daily? What are Benefits & Side Effects?


Consuming ginger daily is a good idea since ginger has so many benefits but you should exercise caution as too much ginger can be harmful.  Do not exceed 4 grams of ginger a day. And, women should avoid ginger during pregnancy and lactation. Beyond 4 grams you are likely to feel unwanted side effects. In fact, … Read more

Why is Ginger Spicy? What are Gingerols? (Explained)

Is ginger spicy

Many times we wonder why Ginger is so spicy? Ginger tastes spicy due to the presence of the substance Gingerol. It activates spice receptors embedded in the tongue. It is closely related to Capsaicin (Chili peppers) and Piperine (Black pepper). All types of ginger applications like Ginger tea, ginger spice, or fresh minced ginger have … Read more

How to Mince Ginger? And Store it For Later Use

mince ginger

Minced Ginger is quite popular in multiple cuisines and dishes as it enhances the flavor. You can mince ginger by using a grater, food processor, or a Mortar and Pestle based on your use and convenience. Minced ginger refers to ginger that is very finely chopped with a food processor or by hand. Consider it … Read more

Is Ginger Ale Good For You? Benefits and Side Effects

Is Ginger Ale Good For You

Ginger ale is a common beverage easy to find in the grocery store along with the other “fizzy drinks”. So a common question that comes to mind is whether ginger ale is good for you? Or can it do more harm than good? Ginger Ale can be consumed in small doses providing some positive effects … Read more