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Zingiber malaysiana /Midnight Ginger

Zingiber  malaysiana  / Zingiber  malaysiana
Handsome foliage appears to be lacquered
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Handsome foliage appears to be lacquered

Grown for its almost black foliage

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Scientific Name: Zingiber malaysiana
Common Name: Midnight Ginger
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Flower color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: This ginger is grown for its beautiful almost black foliage that appears to be lacquered. It does not flowers readily, but does produce a yellow flower whenit is several years old.