Alpinia aquatica grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Alpinia also known as Red ginger, Alpinia aquatica perennial evergreen used as ornamental fragrant cut flower plant, can grow in tropics, mediterranean or subtropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 12+.
Leaves color green linear shape the structure emerged on stem in round growth.
Alpinia aquatica red ginger flower
Flower fragrant color red flower grow in the end of the stems in hive shape
Alpinia aquatica for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
How to grow Alpinia aquatica growing and care:
Frost free, humidity, moist, slightly acid, rich soil, aquatic environment
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
Phyllosticta zingiberi, Rhizome Flies
Autumn / Winter
How to prune:
Just for design
Size of the plant?
0.5-1.4 m, 2-4.5 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Almost full sun / Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Red fragrant flower grow in the end of the stems in hive shape
Categories of growing
Planting Season: Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements: Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow: Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant: Fast growing plants
Plant life-form: Evergreen, Geophyte, Herbaceous, Perennial plant
Plant Uses: Fragrance, Ornamental plants, Water plants
Requirements for watering the plant: Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zones: Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental parts: Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Blooming season: Summer flowers
Flower colors: Red flower