Ginger Growing Guide
Crop Rotation Group
Deep, enriched, sandy loam
Tender, Does best in warm, humid climates.
None generally needed
Crimson Clover, Peas, Coriander, Beans, Lemon grass and Chilli.
Single Plants: 15cm (5") each way (minimum)
Rows: 15cm (5") with 15cm (5") row gap (minimum)
Sow and Plant
Plant a fresh root from early to late spring.
Our Garden Planner can produce a personalised calendar of when to sow, plant and harvest for your area.
Can be invasive if left unharvested
As soon as you see new shoots coming up to the side of the main plant, start harvesting young rhizomes. In autumn, dig up the whole pant, harvest the bulk of the rhizomes and save a few for replanting.
Planting and Harvesting Calendar
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