GALANGAL - Greater (tuber)

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***NOT TO TAS***  (Alpinia galanga)  Asian heirloom native to Hainan Island in China.  Also known as 'Thai Ginger'.  Perennial plant to 2m tall with edible roots similar to ginger with a spicy aroma & pungent flavour. Able to be grown in all light-frost & frost-free areas of Australia.  Sow after frost.  Plant whole tuber in soil with plenty of well rotted manure or compost.  Keep plants well watered & weed free.  

Roots may be dug whole or 'bandicooted' as needed.  

A useful understory plant in a permaculture system.

Best harvested after plant dies down in Late Autumn / Early Winter or in warmer areas, bandicoot tubers as needed. High yields. 

Tubers come in large pieces which may be broken up into smaller pieces to create more plants.



Shipping Weight 0.4510kg

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