Fascinating Story of the Ginger Plant Ginger is a marvelous plant. It has a great number of uses and at some points in history, it has actually been revered by our predecessors. The ginger plant originates from the southeastern regions of Asia, but is spread around the world a very long time ago. The power and spiciness of this plant is concentrated in its roots, and when one speaks of it today, they refer to it by default. Organic Ginger Root from Food To Live is a product that would be useful at any kitchen as it can help you create a variety of delicious and healthy dishes. WARNING: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.