Chinese Keys Galangal Ginger (Fingerroot)- Boesenbergia rotunda
The Chinese Keys plant (Boesenbergia rotunda) is highly sought after for its culinary and medicinal benefits. The leaves, shoots, and long, finger-like roots are edible. The plant produces small, pink flowers. If you're going for a unique specimen, this is the one! Some other common names you may see this plant go by are Fingerroot, Chinese Ginger, Lesser Galangal, or Krachai.
Mature height: 12-24 inches
Light: Full sun is fine, but part shade is ideal.
Soil: Moist, well-drained
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots at 2.5-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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