Etlingera elatior 'Alii Chang'
 (Zingiberaceae) 

Common Names 

English: pink spider torch ginger

Spanish: antorcha rosada de araña

 

'Alii Chang' has tall, gracefully arching 10-12 foot leaves and lovely pink inflorescences from 3-4 feet tall.  The bracts are recurved, which gives a "spidery" appearance.  Attractive in the garden and as an exotic, but not long lasting, cut flower.  Blooms throughout the year.  Propagated by division.

 

 

Etlingera elatior 'Alii Chang'
Etlingera elatior 'Alii Chang'

 

 

   

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