Several stalks from a single rhyzome. Plant blooming in early spring, Rio de Janeiro.
Flower, with a modified petaloid stamen (the yellow and red petal). Early spring, Rio de Janeiro.
Bloom in mid-stage
Blooms profusely in May here in Central Florida
Ginger flowers during drought
Shell Ginger Plant
Shell Ginger, young flower.
Acapulco Botanical Garden, Loyola del Pacífico University, Acapulco, Guerrero, México
Courtesy of Mark Delepine. Copyright of Mark Delapine. Berkeley, California.