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Gingers: What is this ginger called?

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PamelaQ
Navarre, FL
(Zone 8b)

August 21, 2008
1:12 AM

Post #5444276

I bought this a couple of years ago and now I don't know what kind of ginger it is. I think it is a kaempferia. It has purple flowers that last one day then they fall off. New ones are always growing. Does anyone know the name? It has gotten crowded out here, so I have to move it and would like to label it right also.
Thanks,
Pam

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PamelaQ
Navarre, FL
(Zone 8b)

August 21, 2008
1:30 AM

Post #5444375

Now that I have looked in the plant files, I think it is this one: http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/141594/
Does anyone agree?
Tropicanna
Clemmons, NC
(Zone 7b)

August 21, 2008
5:45 AM

Post #5445438

That's it, silver spot grows really nicely, very pretty
PamelaQ
Navarre, FL
(Zone 8b)

August 21, 2008
11:53 AM

Post #5445850

Thanks!

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