Torch Ginger

Torch Ginger growing herbaceous geophyte of the genus Etlingera also known as Etlingera elatior, Torch Ginger perennial evergreen used as cut flower fragrant ornamental plant, can grow in tropics climate.

Leaves color green in lanceolate shape.

Flower fragrant color red to pink shape of the flower is regular flower with egg structure in the middle.

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Torch ginger flower
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Torch ginger
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Requirements for growing Torch Ginger:
Rich, moist, well-drained soil, high humidity

What is the best way to start growing Torch Ginger:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Torch Ginger?

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When is the best time to plant a Torch Ginger plant:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases in Torch Ginger:
Phyllosticta zingiberi, Rhizome Flies

When is the best time to prune a Torch Ginger plant?
Autumn / Winter

How to prune a Torch Ginger:
Just for design, dead leaves and stems

What is the size of a Torch Ginger plant?
1-4 m

Growth speed in Torch Ginger:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Torch Ginger Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Torch Ginger:
Almost full sun / Half Shade / Full shade with lot of light

It is possible to grow Torch Ginger indoor?

Growing Torch Ginger is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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When does Torch Ginger bloom?
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:
Red to pink flowers the shape of the flower is regular flower with egg structure in the middle

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