Few people realize there is a scarce exotic herb or turmeric plant, with enormous medicinal benefits for humans. Black turmeric, which holds the scientific name Curcuma Cassia, is considered the most potent of over 30 varieties of this plant.
It is cultivated in the mid-winter season and is regarded as a rare and mostly unknown herb. Also, it holds the largest concentration of compound curcumin in it. Curcumin is the most potent substance in black turmeric, known for its antioxidants, anti-inflammatory, and anti-carcinogenic properties.