Where to buy locally
Additional cultivation notes
Good as a poolside plant and in tropical gardens. Not frost tolerant. Underside of leaf can be red or green, depending on variant.
Attracts birds, bees and butterflies. Flower buds and roots also edible when cooked – roots have a more earthy flavour.
Almond, orange and native ginger cake: https://tuckerbush.com.au/almond-orange-red-back-ginger-cake/
Native Ginger Barramundi: https://seqfoodtrails.com.au/Sunshine-Coast/Recipes/Native-ginger-barramundi