Tag: Alpinia

April 26, 2018 Best landscape design

Name given in honor of Prospero Alpino, an Italian doctor and botanist of the sixteenth century, who was a professor of botany in Padua and director of the Botanical Garden of that city. The genus includes herbaceous plants, tropical, evergreen, greenhouse, from Asia and the islands of the South Seas. They are rhizomatous with lanceolate…