In mild climates clumps of plants can become quite massive. Burtt. That’s how you prevent root rot. Alpinia zerumbet 'Nana Variegata' Alpinia zerumbet 'Nana Variegata' Scientific Name: Alpinia Roxb. 2017; 26 (11): pp 775–788 (30) Essential oil of Alpinia zerumbet (Pers.) Alpinia Zerumbet and Healing Properties Also known as light galanga, pink porcelain lily, shell flower, shell ginger, variegated ginger, butterfly ginger, yàn shanjiang in Chinese, getto in Japanese, and Sannin in the local dialect of Okinawa, the leaves and the extracted oils of the plant have long been used in Asia to relieve fevers and malaria, as well as to serve as a general health tonic. Se llama así por Prospero Alpini , botánico italiano del siglo 17 que se especializó en plantas exóticas. Burtt. The leaves are about 2 ft (0.6 m) long and 6 in (15.2 cm) across and strikingly variegated with irregular stripes of green and yellow. Nombre científico: Alpinia Zerumbet. Description. Several essential oils (EOs) obtained by hydrodistillation of A. zerumbet flowers collected in various locations on the island at different seasons were analysed to evaluate the influence of the collection period and area on the EOs' chemical compositions and to assess their bioactivity. - Origen: China y Japón. How to Grow Alpinia Zerumbets. Makes a super container plant. Página 1 de 2 1 2 Siguiente > karina_ Karina_ Mensajes: 34 Ubicación: Argentina, Capital Federal. Generalidad. - Nombre científico o latino: Alpinia zerumbet - Nombre común o vulgar: Alpinia, Azucena de porcelana - Familia: Zingiberaceae. (Zingiberaceae) zerumbet B.L. Alpinia zerumbet, ye una especie de planta perenne de jengibre nativu d'Asia Oriental.Pueden crecer hasta los 2,4 a 3,0 m d'altor y produz coloridas flores en forma d'embudu. Seldom, if ever flowers in zone 8. But, in my northerly climate, I'm lucky if the roots survive the winter. &R.Sm. La Alpinia zerumbet es una planta excepcional de una belleza incomparable. Since isolated compounds from rhizome of A. zerumbet, DK, was identified as a moderated potent inhibitor of antioxidant. It more typically reaches 4-8’ tall in the greenhouse and 3-4’ tall as a houseplant. Artículo Anterior; Artículo Siguiente; Nativa del este de Asia esta planta crece en las zonas de clima tropical, tiene un denso follaje de hojas grandes y lanceoladas que se disponen de forma alterna y opuesta a lo largo del tallo. Alpinia zerumbet: fotos, huele a canela. Alpinia zerumbet, commonly called shell ginger is native to eastern Asia. The Atlas of Florida Plants provides a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state and taxonomic information. Sep 15, 2016 - - Often killed to the ground in zone 8, but it quickly comes back as the weather warms in spring and will make thick clumps of dark green, tropical foliage. Alpinia zerumbet 'Variegated Shell Ginger' - A hardy landscaping plant with tough variegated foliage. This scientific study revealed that the rhizome aqueous extract of A. zerumbet had indicated strong antioxidant and skin diseases-related enzymes. Se encuentra en rocallas, jardines y platabandas. Alpinia, espectacular ornamental es un género de plantas, con más de 230 especies de la familia del jengibre ( Zingiberaceae ). Alpinia zerumbet 'variegata' makes a spectacularly colorful addition to sunny beds and container plantings. Yo habia pensado que querias identificar la planta de la fotografia, la cual era una Alpinia zerumbet 'Variegata' por eso pense que habias creido que no era esa especie sino una parecida. El riego debe ser cada 2 días en el verano y de 4 a 5 días el resto del año. [2] Estas plantas crecen de grandes rizomas.El tallo consiste en hojas dobladas como por ejemplo el plátano.Las flores crecen en largos racimos