Torch Ginger grow and care – 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, subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 10b+.
Leaves color green in lanceolate shape.
Torch Ginger flower
Flower fragrant color red to pink shape of the flower is regular flower with egg structure in the middle.
Torch Ginger for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Torch Ginger growing and care:
Rich, moist, well-drained soil, high humidity
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring / Summer / Autumn Planting season: Phyllosticta zingiberi, Rhizome Flies Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn / Winter How to prune: Just for design, dead leaves and stems Size of the plant? 1-4 m, 3-12 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Almost full sun / Half Shade / Full shade with lot of light Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Red to pink flowers the shape of the flower is regular flower with egg structure in the middle Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Geophyte, Herbaceous, Perennial plant
Floristry, Fragrance, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Pink flower, Red flower