Our trip to Pennsylvania last week coincided perfectly with the rhododendron and the primrose blooms, which were stunning, but I was equally impressed with the gingers. It’s still early days out there, which means the gingers’ beefy, rounded leaves stand out all the more, forming a thick carpet that shades out any potential for late-germinating weeds in the coming weeks. Gingers come in a variety of textures and patterns. Here are the most common. ***Be sure to click on all three photos and read their captions for more info on each plant.
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