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Q.Growing edible ginger (root).

Zone 32904 | esmithv added on August 2, 2017 | Answered

Which varieties are edible. Does ginger bloom?

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Liz Baessler
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Answered on August 7, 2017

Not all varieties of ginger are edible. The best (and easiest) way to make sure you can eat your ginger is to plant a root you buy from the grocery store. Edible ginger will bloom, though it won't be as showy as its ornamental cousins.

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