Alpinia zerumbet for sale – Easy plant to grow, with edible leaves, mostly grown for the ornamental flowers or leaves, planting in spring to summer, better to buy rhizomatous, plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Alpinia zerumbet – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 9+, but also grown as house plant, water needed – average to big amount, light conditions – partial to full shade, height: 1-3m, 3-10 feet.
Blooming in the spring to summer in beehive shaped flowers that appear in white with pink color.
Leaves harvesting can be all the year, the leaves can be variegate with white and can be used for wraps leaves, herbal beverage.
Alternative names: Shell ginger, Butterfly ginger