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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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?
Difficulties/Problems with growing Torch Ginger:
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?
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:
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