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Shell Ginger

Perennial shrub, grown for foliage with pink or white flowers. Grows 6-8 feet tall.  Full sun. Average, regular watering.

Alpinia zerumbet flowers are waxy white on the outside
Latin Name: 
Alpinia zerumbet
Family Name: 
Zingiberaceae
Place of Origin: 
Asia, India
Bloom Time: 
Jun
Jul
Nov
Dec
Garden Location: 
Waterwise Garden