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Alpinia Plant

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Original price Rs. 299
Original price Rs. 299 - Original price Rs. 299
Original price Rs. 299
Current price Rs. 249
Rs. 249 - Rs. 249
Current price Rs. 249

(MRP Inclusive of all taxes)

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  • Dispatch in 5-8 days
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Description

Common Name: Alpinia yellow variegated, yellow ginger, shell ginger, variegated ginger, butterfly ginger

Botanical Name: Alpinia zurumbet
About the Product:

This plant is a rhizomatous, evergreen tropical perennial that grows in upright clumps 8 to 10 ft tall in tropical climates. It bears funnel-formed flowers and flowers are waxy, funnel-shaped, and slightly fragrant when in bloom.The golden yellow streaks on deep green foliage are truly striking. Plants thrive well in sun as well as shade. They grow quite big when planted in the ground. Good for Screening Plantation, line plantation, pot plantation and also act as centre of attraction plants etc. They are grown as ornamental and their leaves are used in cuisine and traditional medicine also.

Plant Requirements:
  • Sunlight

    Bright Sunlight

  • Soil

    Well-draining and nutrient-rich in soil

  • Watering

    Regular

  • Plant Location/Placement

    Outdoor

  • Plant Maintenance

    Low maintenance

  • Fertilizer

    Organic fertilizer, Twice a month

Caring points after receiving the Product:
  1. Carefully remove the plants from the boxes and packaging around the plants.
  2. After unboxing check the plant to see if its require watering. Water those plants that top soil is dry.
  3. Maintain moisture in the pot, do not over water it may kill your plant, so make sure that the soil should be dry between watering.
  4. After watering you should place your new plant in an area with medium to bright indirect sunlight. Do not go for immediate transplanting (minimum 1 month).
  5. Just prune if any branch of the plant is get damaged in transits. New leaves will arise definitely.
Plant Care :
  1. Sunlight: It requires minimum more than 6 hours of Direct Sunlight.
  2. Soil: The soil should be well drained, fertile and rich in organic content for growing plant.
  3. Watering: Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Do not over-water the plant. As a rule of thumb, water the plants thoroughly in summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Water should be applied preferably in the morning or evening.
  4. Application of Fertilizer: Before application of fertilizer loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so, it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. Apply organic fertilizer twice a month. Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.
  5. Plant Protection: Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
  6. For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Karanja oil spray for primary treatment.