Alpinia mutica (Small Shell / Cardamom Ginger) A hardy and wonderful spicy-scented understory plant to add to the lush look of your tropical garden. Plants available - lush, well established plants approx 30cm in height.
This is a wonderful spicy-scented understory plant to add to the lush look of your tropical garden.
This hardy ginger will clump and reach a height of up to 2m and produce upright flowers that look similar to white shells.
Alpinia mutica will grow pretty well anywhere in Australia and will tolerate cold weather. Grow in full sun to part shade in moist, well drained soil that you have improved with organic fertiliser and mulch. This plant is a great choice for foliage backdrops.
Plants available: Lush, well established roots - approx 25cm tall.