Unknown tropical flowering plant

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Date Photo Taken: 04/05/2014
Location: Central Florida
Posted By: Spottswood


Growing near a lake in central Florida, in sandy soil, blooming now. Thanks for the help.


  1. Linda Gay Unregistered says:

    The flowering ginger is Alpinia nutans or Dwf Cardamom. (not a true cardamom but has fragrant foliage when the leaves are crushed. It is a spring bloomer only and if the vegetative tips are damaged during the winter due to frost, they will not bloom.

    April 7th, 2014 at 10:50 pm
  2. Spottswood Registered says:

    Thanks, Linda!

    April 8th, 2014 at 9:29 am
  3. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    Nice job Linda!

    April 8th, 2014 at 3:42 pm

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