Botanical Information Curcuma zedoaria Roscoe

Synonyms No synonym
Common name (en) Zedoary
Common name (de) Zitwerwurzel
Common name (fr) Zédoaire
Common name (hi) कचूर
Common name (id) Temu putih
Common name (it) Zedoària
Common name (ja) ガジュツ
Common name (ko) 봉술
Common name (pt) Zedoaria
Common name (ru) Куркума цедоария
Common name (th) ขมิ้นอ้อย
Common name (vi) Nghệ đen
Common name (zh) 莪术

Sample preparation Mix 0.2 g of powdered sample with 3 mL of methanol, sonicate for 10 min, the centrifuge and use the supernatant as test solution
Mobile phase Toluene, acetic acid 4:1 (v/v)
Derivatization Derivatize with anisaldehyde reagent, and heat the plate at 100°C for 3 min
System Suitability Test (SST) Under development
Specific marker(s) Under UV 366 nm, after derivatization
  • Bisdesmethoxycurcumin: an orange zone at RF ~ 0.19
  • Desmethoxycurcumin: an orange zone at RF ~ 0.29
  • Curcumin: a red zone at RF ~ 0.42
HPTLC Chromatograms (different origin(s))
HPTLC Chromatograms (related drug(s))
ATLAS documents ATLAS Method document of Curcuma zedoaria
Image comparison of Curcuma zedoaria
Image comparison of Curcuma zedoaria and related herbal drugs
Selection of the ATLAS method of Curcuma zedoaria
visionCATS data (CAMAG software)