Ginger

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Ginger
Cat Given Name : Ginger
Other Name(s) : Wild Ginger
Description :

A rather short plant (standing at only one to one and a half feet tall), wild ginger has a very pungent smell and thick, broad green leaves. During the winter, the plant can appear white — likewise, during the summer, it is easily dried out, and can appear so dark brown it almost looks black.

Properties :

Wild Ginger may be used as a stimulant to rid a queen of an unwanted pregnancy, to stimulate milk production and also may be used to rouse drowsy cats. The roots may be used to aid diarrhea.

Related Knowledge
Complaints : Colic, Concussion,
Symptoms :
Species :
Seasonal Availabilities by Territory *
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
* To find a plant that is not available in an area, it must first be approved by the Game Admins. Please PM one of the Admin Team for that permission.
^ The listed seasons are those in which the herb is ready in some way for harvest. Consult the collection methods below for details.
Collecting & Storing Leaves
When to Collect : Greenleaf through early Leaf-bare.
How to Collect : Fresh leaves of good color should be plucked from the plant.
How to Preserve : N/A - Leaves should only be used fresh.
How to Store : N/A - Leaves should only be used fresh.
Collecting & Storing Roots
When to Collect : Mid to late Newleaf.
How to Collect : Dig the roots of new growing plants, selecting those not over-soft or worm-eaten.
How to Preserve : The roots should be washed, then laid in full sun until fully dried.
How to Store : Store in neat piles in a cool, dry place.
Detailed Usage Information
Leaves : May be used to rid a queen of an unwanted pregnancy.
Leaves : May be used to help a queen's nursing supply along.
Leaves : May be used to stimulate a cat into a more conscious state.
Roots : May be used to aid a cat suffering from diarrhea.