Turmeric Curcuma Longa
SIZE: A well-established 2-year-old plant, approximately 3 to 4 feet tall
HARDINESS ZONES: 9 – 11
Turmeric is not only an excellent culinary spice, but it has many health benefits. This container-friendly, perennial plant can be grown outdoors or on a sunny window. It has year-round beautiful green foliage, producing pink blooms. Disease and pest resistant. It requires moist, but well-drained, organically-rich, slightly acidic soils, part sun. Do not let this plant dry out during the spring and summer months. Container plants will need to be watered almost daily.