Rhizomatous Perennial Herb
Turmeric: Late Summer - early Winter or after 8-10 months of planting.
Turmeric: Up to about 3 ft. tall
Ginger: Up to 3 ft. tall
Lesser Galangal: Up to 6 ft. tall
Greater Galangal: Up to 10 ft. tall
Soil & Moisture:
Loose, nutrient-rich, well-draining soil. Water in the Spring and Summer. Do not water when dormant.
Full Sun, Part Shade, Shade
Medium for Turmeric and Ginger: capable of harvest after 8-10 months.
Slow for Lesser Galangal: best after 2 years of growth.
Outdoors 8-11 (frost protection until established); Patio/Greenhouse 4+
Our Root Plants are grown from division and tissue culture and are capable of harvest within growing season.