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Details:
  • Date Photo Taken

    08 / 29 / 2013

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Summer

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    Griffin

  • State

    Georgia

  • Posted by

    HKRE

Notes:

This plant dies back in the winter and comes alive in the spring and blooms July-August. It does not have a noticeable fragrance. The leaves are large and lush. It came from my homeplace in SC but family members so not have a name for it.

Comments

  • Linda Gay Unregistered says:

    Sweet tea is right, it is a ginger. Curcuma petiolata, Hidden Ginger.

    September 20th, 2013 at 11:00pm

  • Sweet tea Master Identifier says:

    My grandmother called it a ginger flower.

    September 3rd, 2013 at 8:01am

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