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That is indeed gingerAlpina purpurata, red ginger, Also known in Hawaii asawapuhi ula ula.It's an ornamental that has become naturalized in the Hawaiian Islands.Originally from the South Pacific, varies in color from red to pink.
Its not ginger, ginger blooms white flowers and the flowers are fragrant.
Lat: 21.31, Long: -157.86
Spotted on Dec 28, 2010 Submitted on Feb 28, 2011