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Antimicrobial Name: Costus speciosus rhizome (Chloroform extract)
Origin: Plant Extract
Functional Category: Other

Costus speciosus rhizome (Chloroform extract) or Cheilocostus speciosus or crape ginger is possibly the best known cultivated species of the genus Costus. This plant is native to southeast Asia, especially on the Greater Sunda Islands in Indonesia. Costus differs from the common ginger by having only one row of spirally arranged leaves.