Tapeinochilos ananassae
PINEAPPLE GINGER, INDONESIAN WAX GINGER
Zingiberaceae-Costaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 11-13

Sunlight: dappled light to shade

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
2m
Plant habit
 
1m

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Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early spring to late summer

Leaves: stepped leaf arrangement
 
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Tapeinochilos ananassae
PINEAPPLE GINGER, INDONESIAN WAX GINGER
Zingiberaceae-Costaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 11-13

Sunlight: dappled light to shade

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
2m
Plant habit
 
1m

FEATURES

Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early spring to late summer

Leaves: stepped leaf arrangement


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical designs

Uses: border, mass planting, large planter, informal screen, poolside

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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