CINNAMON GINGER - Cardamon ginger - Alpinia nutans
Has great cinnamon fragrance when leaves are touched or crushed
Fast growing, clumping ginger.
Shade loving -
Super easy to grow- tuff plant-
Unreliable bloomer in hard freeze areas.
Evergreen in areas without hard freeze
Shade, bright shade, filtered sun OK
MATURE HEIGHT : variable - - have been growing these for a few years- and these seem to be a rather shorter variety- up to 12-15"- makes great ground cover.
COLD HARDINESS ZONE : 7-11
Currently growing in 4" pot -shipped without pot- roots packed moist