Arrowroot is a large, perennial herb found in rainforest habitats. It is cultivated for a starch obtained from the rhizomes (rootstocks) which is used as a nutritious food as well as medicine. In ancient times South American tribals used arrowroot to draw out toxins in people shot with poison arrows, hence the name "arrowroot". The cultivation of arrowroot was propogated in British colonies.

  • Maranat Aurundinacese.
  • Curcuma Angustifolia.
  • Curcuma Leucorrhizza.


Uses of Koova

Natural Energy Drink:

It refreshes and nourishes the body. It is an excellent drink with a nostalgic flavour.

Energy booster :

It is a rich source of calcium, pottassium, manganese phosphorus etc.

Baby food:

Easily digesting for infants, used as weaning food. Supplimentary diet for children.

Homemade ORS:

Corrects water and electrolyte imbalance. Its flavour is more acceptable for children.

Urinary system:

It cools the body, reduces urinary symptoms like burning micturition, dysuria etc. It prevents stone formation also.

Reproductive system:

It is good for genito - urinary and reproductive systems. It improves quality and quantity of semen. Reduces dysuria and leucorrhoea.

For patients and convalescents:

Fever, vomiting,diarrhoea, measles, chickenpox, burns, post surgical etc.

We can make delicious recipe like puddings, halwas, jams etc.


As it belongs to curcuma family it has got an unigue property of removing toxins from our body.toxins accumulated in our body are metabolic byproducts of alcohol and drugs, colouring agents and preservatives of packed food products,insecticides and pesticides in vegetables and fruits etc. detoxification process is being carried out in livers.