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.
General Information. Symbol: ALPU4. Group: Monocot. Family: Zingiberaceae. Duration: Perennial. Growth Habit: Forb/herb. Native Status: HI I PB I PR I.
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Alpinia purpurata is an evergreen, herbaceous, perennial plant producing a clump of leafy stems 3 - 4 metres tall from an underground, creeping rhizome[. 360.
Oct 20, 2009 ... View photographs and a description of the plant Alpinia purpurata, commonly known as Red Ginger.
Plant Morphology : Growth Form: It is a herbaceous plants which grows upright up to 4 meters tall, and has leafy, cane-like stems. Roots: Aromatic rhizomes ...
Alpinia purpurata (red ginger); growing in Puerto Rico, showing flowers and foliage ... The genus Alpinia is the largest and most widespread genus in the ...
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.
Family. Zingiberaceae. Botanical Name. ALPINIA purpurata. Plant Common Name. Jungle Queen, Red Ginger. General Description. Native to the South Pacific, ...