Alpinia speciosa [zerumbet] variegata Ginger. Alpinia speciosa [zerumbet] variegata. Stock Number: Availability: In Stock. Family: Zingiberaceae Cultural. Define Alpinia speciosa. Alpinia speciosa synonyms, Alpinia speciosa pronunciation, Alpinia speciosa translation, English dictionary definition of Alpinia. High Thailand all of you Shurijo Castle hemensore ♪ (^ ▽ ^)/. We want to introduce Alpinia speciosa (Alpinia speciosa) planted in.

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Alpinia is a genus of flowering plants in the ginger family, Zingiberaceae.

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It is named for Prospero Alpinia 17th-century Italian botanist who specialized in exotic specioosa. These herbs lack true stems, but have pseudostems usually up to about 3 meters long which are composed of the overlapping leaf sheaths. The leaves are lance-shaped to oblong. The inflorescence takes the form of a spike, a panicleor a raceme.

It may be hooded in bracts and bracteoles. The flower has a shallowly toothed calyx which is sometimes split on one side.


The flower corolla is a cylindrical tube with three lobes at the mouth, the middle lobe larger and hoodlike in some taxa. There is one fertile stamen and spsciosa staminodeswhich are often joined into a petal-like labelluma structure that is inconspicuous in some species and quite showy in others.

The fruit is a rounded, dry or fleshy capsule.

Most Alpinia are plants of forest understory habitat. Most are pollinated by large beesbut some are pollinated by birds and bats.

This is the largest genus in the ginger family, [5] with about species. Alpinia hainanensis ‘ Shengzhen’ from Flower View [8]. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Alpinia speciosa – definition of Alpinia speciosa by The Free Dictionary

Alpinia Alpinia zerumbet Scientific classification Kingdom: Alpinia abundiflora Alpinia acrostachya Alpinia acuminata Alpinia aenea Alpinia affinis Alpinia agiokuensis Alpinia alata Alpinia albertisii Alpinia albipurpurea Alpinia allugas Alpinia amentacea Alpinia angustifolia Alpinia annabellae Alpinia antillarum Alpinia apoensis Alpinia aquatica Alpinia arctiflora Alpinia arfakensis Alpinia arundelliana Alpinia assimilis Alpinia athroantha Alpinia aurantiaca Alpinia auriculata Alpinia bambusifolia Alpinia beamanii Alpinia biakensis Alpinia bicalyculata Alpinia bifida Alpinia bilamellata Alpinia bisculata Alpinia blepharocalyx Alpinia blumei Alpinia boia Alpinia boninsimensis Alpinia borneensis Alpinia borraginoides Alpinia brachyantha Alpinia brachypoda Alpinia bracteata Alpinia breviligulata Gagnep.


Flora of North America. The molecular phylogeny of Alpinia Zingiberaceae: American Journal of Botany 92 1 Therapeutic value of the genus AlpiniaZingiberaceae.

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