Dancing Ladies Ginger, Dancing Girls Ginger
Globba winitii 'Pristina Pink'

Family: Zingiberaceae
Genus: Globba (GLAH-buh) (Info)
Species: winitii (win-IT-ee-eye) (Info)
Cultivar: Pristina Pink
Additional cultivar information:(Dancing Jewels series)

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Clayton, California

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Loxahatchee, Florida

Old Town, Florida

Pensacola, Florida

Richmond Hill, Georgia

Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Sep 11, 2003, suncatcheracres from Old Town, FL wrote:

My friend has the yellow variety growing, but this is even prettier. I'm just getting into gingers, as I've discovered some kinds are more cold hardy than others, and the more hardy types can be successfully grown here in Northcentral Florida, zone 8b, incuding this one.