Alpinia Formosana is an elegant pinstripe alpinia with upright shell flowers. Makes an excellent landscaping plant in part shade conditions. Can be used massed or individually. One of my favorites. Grows to about 1 1/2 meters. Relatively cold hardy.
|Growing Conditions||Part shade,well drained rich soil. Will grow all the way down to Sydney easily in a protected microclimate.|
|Flowering Season||Flowers spring thru summer|
|Max Size||2 meters|
|Temperature||cold hardy to an occasional 5 degrees|