Uses: Z. ottensii is used as a spice to replace Alpinia galanga in local traditional dishes. Also reported used in traditional medicine.
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Accession # 201900253
Source: Kress Collection, SI#1994770
Kress, W. J., Collins, Mark
United States: Hawaii
19 Nov 1994
Image #00 (cropped) & #01 (original) used with the permission of the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, 10th and Constitution Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20560-0193. Last accessed on Tuesday, 16 July, 2019.
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