fb

Or login with below

Alpinia Purpurata, Red Ginger - Plant

Note: The image is for reference purpose only.
Alpinias are very showy and fragrant flowers, which are botanically an inflorescence forming a gigantic ball of flowers.
Sales price 365
(1 plant)
Item will be shipped by : 3 - 5 days
4.1/5 167 Reviews
( 167 times booked in last 90 days )
8 inch Plastic Pot Free!!
-High Quality 8 inch Plastic Pot with each plant.
-Offer Valid on orders with 3 or more Plants
All India Delivery
100,000 Happy Customers

Deal of the Day
Rs 440 Winter Vegetable seeds pack Free !
The pack contains 4 seed packets as below
- Radish seeds 1 packet
- Cucumber seeds 1 packet
- Bottle gourd seeds 1 packet
- Coriander seeds 1 packet
*Offer Valid on minimum order of Rs 599. Offer valid till stock last.

Description for Alpinia Purpurata, Red Ginger

The aplinia genus contains a number of lovely ornamental plants that you ve probably seen in high-end flower arrangements. They flower with upright cones of bright red or pink flowers on large stalks, and their leaves are frequently fragrant when crushed. Alpinia plant does not produce flowers for the first 3 years, but when they grow, they show huge football sized flowers, blooming all year around.

Common name Flower colours Bloom time Height Difficulty
Red Ginger. Red All year round. Upto 12 feet. Easy.

Planting and care

 

Sunlight Soil Water Temperature Fertilizer
Dappled light. Not very picky about potting soil. Grown under proper conditions, they need a steady, year-round supply of water. They can survive temperatures down to 50F. Feed with a weak liquid fertilizer throughout the growing season. Coated slow-release fertilizer pellets also work well.

Caring for Alpinia Purpurata

  • Although they are not especially picky about their soil, it s not uncommon for the plants to experience a mild magnesium deficiency. In this case, supply them with a pinch or two Epsom salts every month or so to keep the leaves green and healthy.

Typical uses of Alpinia Purpurata

Special features:

Ornamental use: Red ginger is a very useful and perennial with diverse forms. With its long, attractive red flower bracts and lush green leaves, it works well in tropical-theme landscapes. It is useful as a tall informal hedge or screen.

References

  • http://houseplants.about.com/od/Tropicals/p/Alpinia-Growing-Ornamental-Ginger-Indoors.htm

Want to write review ?

Click here to Login

What garden lovers say ... ?

5 / 5 Bani Kalindi 07 September 2017
Suddenly all my house plants have started blooming and have lush foliage :)
4 / 5 Arianna Amit 04 September 2017
This plant initially takes time to grow.
4 / 5 Jeremy Cabral 31 August 2017
Good packaging and good plants& Nice deals...
More reviews
Tag cloud : buy online plant alpinia purpurata, red ginger - plant,buy plants online alpinia purpurata, red ginger - plant,buy online plants alpinia purpurata, red ginger - plant,buy plant online alpinia purpurata, red ginger - plant,buy plants online india alpinia purpurata, red ginger - plant,alpinia purpurata, red ginger - plants buy online,online plant nursery alpinia purpurata, red ginger - plant,

 

Flat 40% Off Top 5 Plants Pack View All

nurserylive-top-5-rose-set7
Set of 5 Enchanting Roses
( 4197 times booked in 90 days )
901 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-top-5-fregnance-plants
5 Best Fragrant Plants
( 1329 times booked in 90 days )
1200 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-mansoon-plant1
Top 5 Monsoon Special Plants
( 683 times booked in 90 days )
1049 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-top-five-no-fail-plant2
Top 5 No Fail Plants
( 636 times booked in 90 days )
1404 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-Top-5-Hanging-Basket-Plants
Top 5 Hanging Basket Plants
( 368 times booked in 90 days )
1029 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
Top-5-Feng-Shui-Plants-jade-plant-main
Top 5 Feng Shui Plants
( 294 times booked in 90 days )
1142 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-charistmas-plant-pack
Charming Christmas Celebrations
( 803 times booked in 90 days )
1704 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-nurserylive-top-5-vastu-plants6
Top 5 Vastu Shastra Plants
( 859 times booked in 90 days )
1302 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
 

Flat 40% Off Kitchen Garden Kit View All

nurserylive-5-delicious-indian-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Delicious Indian Vegetables - Kit
( 103 times booked in 90 days )
894 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-5-easy-to-grow-vegetable-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Easy To Grow Vegetable Seeds - Ki
( 38 times booked in 90 days )
900 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-best-5-beans-bazar-kitchen-garden-pack
Best 5 Beans Bazar - Kitchen Garden
( 76 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-top-5-healthy-leafy-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
Top 5 Healthy Leafy Veggies - Kitch
( 150 times booked in 90 days )
894 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-top-5-wow-winter-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
Top 5 Wow Winter Vegetables - Kitch
( 64 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-5-fresh-vegetables-for-salad-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Fresh Vegetables For Salad - Kitc
( 159 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
nurserylive-best-5-hanging-basket-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
Best 5 Hanging Basket Veggies - Kit
( 168 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !
5-easy-to-grow-herb-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Easy To Grow Herb Seeds - Kitchen
( 166 times booked in 90 days )
930 40% Off

Get 440 Winter Veg Seeds Free !

Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

Ask query now

( 12000+ queries answered )

Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

Check  NOW

( 1500+ recommendations given )

Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

Read Blogs NOW

( 800+ blogs written by users )

Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

Watch videos

( 15000+ videos collection )

About

Join us

Newsletter

Subscribe to get special offers!
We promise absolutely NO SPAM.

Change language