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Gingers: Dichorisandra thyrsiflora

Botanical name: Dichorisandra thyrsiflora

Common name: Ginger

also known as (Blue Ginger)

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1
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Sprite
created by:
chief cultivator

Mercer island, Wa

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Soil: damp, acidic, sand
Sun:
  
Zones: 10a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
perennial
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description for "Gingers: Dichorisandra thyrsiflora"

Blue Ginger is a gorgeous tropical. Resembles ginger, but is actually a relative of the Wandering Jew plant (tradescantia zebrina.) Evergreen perennial grown for it's striking blue flowers.

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