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Alpinia zerumbet 'Variegata', Variegated ginger

Alpinia zerumbet 'Variegata'

Variegated ginger
Family: Zingiberaceae
Origin: South Africa
Small shrub 2-5 ftShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterWhite/off-white flowersOrnamental foliageRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This species is valued for it's variegated foliage, and beautiful flowers. Gingers prefer the shaded and moist environment of valleys. If you have a shaded corner in your garden or a group of trees that make shade this will be ideal places. In-door locations where no direct sun light can burn the leaves are good places. Gingers make seeds that germinate well in warm and moist soil.


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Alpinia zerumbet variegated - Variegated ginger

Variegated ginger - this species is valued for its variegated foliage, and beautiful flowers.

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6-10"/1-3 gal pot
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