White Butterfly Ginger

sujewel(z6 NJ)July 13, 2006

Is the root of the this ginger edible?

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nicolo(7)

Edible, but less flavorful than Zingiber officinale or other species that are cultivated specifically for their roots.

    Bookmark   July 16, 2006 at 12:00AM
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sujewel(z6 NJ)

Thank you. I purchased the plant last year and it hasn't been as prolific a beauty as I had hoped. So, a White Bird of Paradise is now in it's place and I didn't want to just toss the root.

    Bookmark   July 16, 2006 at 7:01AM
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