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Shell Ginger Plant (Alpinia Zerumbet Variegata)

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Shell Ginger is a tall growing East Asian species, grown mostly for its striking foliage. Showcasing bright green and gold coloured foliage, this unassuming plant makes a bold impact in any space. They are quite cold tolerant, making them and ideal plant for outdoors, such as a covered balcony or patio area. 

Botanical Name

Alpinia Zerumbet Variegata

Size (Can grow to)

Max Height: 50-60cm Max Width: 30-40cm

Growth Habit

Upright, Shrub. If planted outdoors old foliage may die off during colder months. But don't worry, it will sprout new growth in Spring & Summer.

Position

Indoors a bright and well-lit position with indirect sunlight is best. For out doors it requires part shade to full shade. 

Watering

Medium. Keep moist during summer but allow the potting mix or soil to dry out between waterings. They love a mist here and there to keep up the humidity