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Ranburne, AL
(Zone 8b)

April 14, 2011
7:22 AM

Post #8494798

I just received a Butterfly Ginger from a waterlily company.I had lotus growing in boggy water and put in with it.It is turning yellow.I have a plant light.My question is should I take it out and put in pot with dirt thanks for any help
Tampa, FL
(Zone 10a)

April 19, 2011
12:40 PM

Post #8506746

I don't know of any ginger that grows in boggy conditions. At least none here in Florida.

Blue ginger blooms very nicely in the fall, but, it is not a true ginger...

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Paxton, FL
(Zone 8a)

April 19, 2011
12:56 PM

Post #8506773

My butterfly gingers are not in boggy water. They like moist ground but not soggy I think.
Ranburne, AL
(Zone 8b)

April 19, 2011
1:37 PM

Post #8506839

Thanks so much for infro

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