Etlingera elatior (Jack) R.M.Sm.

 
  • Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
    (GINGER FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Zingiberaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Etlingera elatior (Jack) R.M.Sm.
  • Common name : Red Torch Ginger, Torch Ginger
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Cultivated in gardens.
  • Flower, Fruit : Throughout the year
  • Native : Malaysia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Etlingera elatior. Downloaded on 5 December 2019.

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