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Grocery store ginger is sprouting

Posted by a.shau 8b (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 28, 14 at 12:24

Hey all - I have a ginger on my dining table that I never managed to cook and now it's sprouting! How to I plant this? Can I just put the whole root into a pot of soil?

I probably won't harvest this plant, but just keep it as a house or outdoor plant happy with the knowledge that it is a homegrown plant.

Thanks!


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RE: Grocery store ginger is sprouting

Yes ... treat it like any houseplant. Figure out which way the sprouts are headed and bury it just under the surface with the sprouts peeping out.

Bright light, moist soil, and an occasional misting. You can keep it on a lightly shaded patio in the summer


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RE: Grocery store ginger is sprouting

thanks!


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