Gingers being used as spices and medicinal plants
Alpinia galanga - spice ginger - Zingiberaceae
A popular spice in Asia and much used in Thai dishes, this ginger is
an easy to grow plant which will reach 5 to 6 feet ( 1.5 to 1.8m ) and does best in
slightly shady conditions.
Multiple small white flowers appear regularly even in cooler climates.
Light green attractive foliage.
Alpinia galanga also has qualities as a a medicinal plant.
USDA zone: 8 and higher.
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