Alpinia Purpurata, Red Ginger – Plant
**THIS PLANT COMES WITH BASIC BLACK POT**
This Product Contains
|1||Alpinia Purpurata, Red Ginger – Plant|
About Alpinia Purpurata
|Common Name||Red Ginger.|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Upto 12 feet.|
|Bloom Time||All year round.|
Planting And Care
Although they are not especially picky about their soil, it s not uncommon for the plants to experience a mild magnesium deficiency. In this case, supply them with a pinch or two Epsom salts every month or so to keep the leaves green and healthy.
Alpinia Purpurata Care
Gingers are grown from an underground rhizome. Best planting season is the rainy season. Gingers are planted in the pot or bed.
|Watering||Grown under proper conditions, they need a steady, year-round supply of water.|
|Soil||Not very picky about potting soil.|
|Temperature||They can survive temperatures down to 50F.|
|Fertilizer||Feed with a weak liquid fertilizer throughout the growing season. Coated slow-release fertilizer pellets also work well.|
|Harvest Season||All year round.|
Alpinia Purpurata Special Feature
This very popular ginger composed of layers of cerise bracts and is used in the cut flower industry around the world.
Alpinia Purpurata Uses
- Red ginger is a very useful and perennial with diverse forms
- With its long, attractive red flower bracts and lush green leaves, it works well in tropical-theme landscapes
- It is useful as a tall informal hedge or screen
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