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1 species ID suggestions

aburr 6 years ago
red ginger
Alpina purpurata


AntónioGinjaGinja 6 years ago


aburr 6 years ago

That is indeed ginger
Alpina purpurata,
red ginger,
Also known in Hawaii as
awapuhi 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.

Garry H
Garry H 7 years ago

Its not ginger, ginger blooms white flowers and
the flowers are fragrant.

Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, USA

Lat: 21.31, Long: -157.86

Spotted on Dec 28, 2010
Submitted on Feb 28, 2011

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