Variegated Japanese Ginger

Zingiber mioga 'Dancing Crane'

A mioga ginger with beautiful variegated leaves and yellow flowers. The oddly-shaped (similar to a tight Belgian endive) flower clusters are used culinarily in Japan and Korea, finely shredded into various soups and salads and signature dishes.

Water: Moderate

Hardiness: Frost tender, but can survive outside in Winter if protected from frost. Makes a great container or greenhouse plant.


Habit: Deciduous herbaceous perennial growing to 5' tall

Light: Warm shade to Dappled Sunlight

Soil: Rich soil

Origin: Japan

Variegated Japanese Ginger