EPPO Global Database

Alpinia zerumbet(AIIZE)

Overview
Last modification: 2000-06-06

Basic information
  • EPPO code: AIIZE
  • Preferred name: Alpinia zerumbet
  • Authority: (Persoon) Burtt & Smith

Notes

Japan (Ryukyu islands), Taiwan, tropical eastern Asia. Cultivated as an ornamental


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Alpinia nutans (André) Roscoe
Alpinia speciosa (Wendland) Schumann

Common names
Name Language
nickende Alpinie German
pink porcelain lily English
shell ginger English
shell plant English
アルピニア Japanese
キフゲットウ Japanese
arupinia Japanese
kifugettô Japanese
gengibre-concha Portuguese
альпиния церумбет Russian
yàn shān jiāng Chinese
艳山姜 Chinese