Dancing Ladies Ginger, Dancing Girls Ginger, Jungle Jewels Ginger
Globba winitii 'Mauve Dancing Girl'

Family: Zingiberaceae
Genus: Globba (GLAH-buh)
Species: winitii (win-IT-ee-eye)
Cultivar: Mauve Dancing Girl

Category
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color

Bloom Characteristics

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

Where to Grow

Height
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness
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

Bloom Color
Rose/Mauve
Violet/Lavender

Bloom Time
Late Winter/Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall

Foliage
Evergreen

Other details

Soil pH requirements

Patent Information
Non-patented

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

Seed Collecting
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds