Annual

Alpinia zerumbet Variegata

Variegated Ginger/Shell Ginger

  • Colorful foliage!
  • Vibrant green and yellow striped leaves
  • Tangy, fresh foliage scent
  • Slightly fragrant flowers
  • Seashell-like flowers
  • Easy to grow
  • Great in containers
Vibrant green and yellow striped leaves dominates the tropical shade garden and have a tangy fresh aroma that mixes well with the slightly fragrant flowers that resemble a row of seashells, hence the other common name of Shell Ginger. Unique colorful foliage plant for a shady area is easy to grow and performs well in a large container on a shaded deck or garden bed. Be sure to give it room to grow!
Fragrant
Fragrant
Container
Container
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Shade
Partial Shade

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