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Default Variegated shell ginger.

Alpinia zerumbet.

A couple of pictures of the seed pods, and seeds. The pods are about 3/8 to 5/8 inches in diameter, and range from cream color to red. The seeds are a little smaller than a bb, and are mostly grayish.

Apicture of young plants.

More mature plants.

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