Common Name: Ginger Lily, Shell Ginger
Scientific Name: Alpinia zerumbet
Plant Family: Zingiberaceae
Light Requirements: Partial Shade, Partial Sun
Water Demand: Low-Moderate
Ginger Lilies are very hardy plants that can add a tropical look to cool climate garden. With their attractive foliage and large flowers it is often used in shady and sheltered areas of tropical or semi-tropical gardens. It features lush green serrated leaves with tall spike like cluster flower heads which come in a variety of colors such as yellow, orange, pink and white.