12 seeds per packet. Hardy Ginger native to the alpine meadows and moist forests of Bhutan, Tibet and Sichuan China. Produces rosettes of wide, lance-shaped leaves (compared with the narrow-leaved form of tibetica which we also offer) with a succession of pale purple-pink, orchid-like flowers from July to September. Height 20 cm. Part sun to part shade in a humus rich, well draining soil. Cold germinator.