Alpinia purpurata, red ginger, also called ostrich plume and pink cone ginger, are native Malaysian plants with showy flowers on long brightly colored red bracts.
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Dwarf Red Ginger (Alpinia purpurata) Dwarf Red Ginger makes an excellent tropical plant for containers since it only grows 3' tall with lush, lance-shaped ...
Mar 12, 2014 ... A. purpurata is an ornamental herb listed as a “cultivation escape” in the Global Compendium of Weeds (Randall, 2012)....
General Information. Symbol: ALPU4. Group: Monocot. Family: Zingiberaceae. Duration: Perennial. Growth Habit: Forb/herb. Native Status: HI I PB I PR I.
Red ginger, Alpinia purpurata (Vieillard) K. Flowers. Schumann, is a tall, upright, herbaceous, evergreen. A shoot bears an inflorescence about 41⁄2–5 months af.
Extremely tropical looking, one of the most desirable symbols of Tropics, Alpinia purpurata, red ginger, also called ostrich plume and pink cone ginger, are native ...
Botanical Name: Alpinia purpurata. Origin: Malaysia. Height: 5-8'. Light: Shade. Water: Keep soil moist. Bloom: Off and on all year once they mature.
Commonly known as red ginger (although there are both red and pink varieties), Alpinia purpurata (pronounced al-PIN-ee-a pur-pur-AH-tuh) is grown for its ...