Alpinia zerumbet

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Flower Colors: white, red, yellow

Alpinia zerumbet is perhaps the world's most commonly planted Alpinia. It is native to southern Japan, Taiwan, southern China to northern Malaysia. Because of its wide range, some forms can withstand moderate cold. The flowers are a striking red and yellow. There are many horticultural varieties of this species available. Photo by Nhu Nguyen.

Alpinia zerumbet, Nhu Nguyen

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