Shampoo Ginger - Zingiber zerumbet

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PINGIN

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$6.95
It has many uses besides the landscape, including: food production, medicinal, health and cosmetics.
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    Zingiber zerumbet. Shampoo Ginger, Awapuhi It has many uses besides the landscape, including · Food Production · Medicinal · Health · Cosmetic, the most common being used as a shampoo and conditioner for hair. This is made from the clear slimy juice present in mature flowers. The rhizome from the Shampoo Ginger has been used in numerous herbal medicines.

    Starter plants are shipped in 3" deep pots. We try to keep all of our plants between 3-8" in height with excellent root systems.

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    Plant Characteristics

     

    Fruit/Flower/Aroma Characteristics

    Plant Height

    3 - 4 feet possibly higher

     

    Flower season

    Mid summer to mid fall

    Containerized Height


     

    Size of flower


    Stem Description


     

    Quality

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    Leaves

    Green

     

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    Culture

    Soil

    Well drained soil. Keep consistently moist do not let dry out between waterings.

    Light

    Part shade to full shade

    Indoor Culture

    Does well as a patio plant

    Zone

    7b

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