The Shampoo ginger, or Zingiber zerumbet, looks great in landscapes and is also used in food production, medicine, and cosmetics. You may know it from your hair shampoo bottle as awapuhi. An essential ingredient in many hair care products, the Shampoo ginger is aptly named.
Average mature height: 3 to 4 feet
Light: Full to part sun
Water: Average needs
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.