Plants for sale are Alpinia luteocarpa 'Bamboo Ginger' live plant. As with all my plants they are grown from tissue culture to be exact disease free copies of the mother plant. Plants for sale are between 5-16" they grow fast. This variety of Ginger boasts dark green leaves with red undersides. Bamboo Ginger is also a fragrant ginger that looks like a dwarf bamboo bush with a great clumping habit! Perfect patio container plant. Prefers some shade. Mature height of 2-3'. Zones 7 and higher.We recommend using only *Bio Spectrum organic fertilizer, Ships to the continental United States only. Plants for sale are Alpinia 'Bamboo Ginger' plants. As with all my plants they are grown from tissue culture to be exact disease free copies of the mother plant. Plants for sale are between 5-16" they grow fast. This variety of ginger is pure white and quite rare. The white flowers contrast against any backdop giving this variety great versitility. Reaches 2-3' and produces flowers. Ships to the continental United States only. Alpinia 'Bamboo Ginger', Alpinia 'Bamboo Ginger' soil requirements and planting instructions, Mix together the following: 60 percent potting soil; 20 percent peat moss; 20 percent coarse sand and a handful of perlite. Place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your 'Bamboo Ginger'. When planting Alpinia 'Sunspice' Variegated shell ginger landscape plant at 1' apart. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. Strong growth will Soil Ph should be around 6.0-7.0 light conditions, When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has medium or full light. This species of 'Bamboo Ginger' is considered hardy at zones 7-10 Alpinia 'Bamboo Ginger', If using drip irrigation allow soil to dry slightly between waterings. Do not over water. 'Bamboo Ginger' is very drought tolerant. Produces flowers spring and summer. blooms are red. Alpinia 'Bamboo Ginger', this mild feeder loves an organic fertilizer N-P-K ratio or 5-5-5 or lower. Alpinia 'Bamboo Ginger' pests and disease, Pests or diseases are few and far between. Alpinia 'Bamboo Ginger' are also referred to as Bamboo Ginger and are generally grown from shoots, seeds and tissue culture. There are several different varieties of Alpinia. Florida Hill Nursery is your internet source for buying rare plants and fruit trees. Our online Plant selection ensures the best selection of internet plants available. Ceck out our wide selection of other tropical plants, subtropical plants and norther temperate climate plants. Buy 1 plant or tree and recieve free shipping on the next three plants or trees using *best way shipping. Our online selection of rainforest tropicals and fruit trees can add a piece of the tropics to your back yard, greenhouse, patio or garden.
This product was added to our catalog on Monday 21 February, 2011.