Thursday, March 12, 2015

Pick of the park - Alpinia purpurata

Red Ginger - Alpinia purpurata
Family : Zingiberaceae - Ginger family
Location : Zone C
The Red Ginger or Alpinia purpurata is producing plantlets.  Plantlets are produced in the inflorescences as seen in the above picture.  The red inflorescences are useful for floral arrangement.
I have used the Red Ginger for many daily cut flowers arrangement.  To see some examples please follow this link ...>>>

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