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CURCUMA xanthorrhiza - TEMULAWAK (Java)   - This species bears a striking similarity to Cape York Turmeric, only the flower bracts are a deeper pink/purple colour and a dark strip up the centre of the leaf. Often used medicinally, in Bali a delicious drink is made by cooking dried slices of rhizome in water with palm sugar. Shoots, flowers and young rhizomes are eaten raw or cooked.