Stems rocket out of the ground quickly attaining lofty heights of 6-9’, and are topped with tropicalissimo, FRAGRANT, salmon blooms late July > August. This ginger likes heat, plenty of moisture and feeding to accomplish its amazing feat! Full sun or a little shade, decently drained organic soil. Elizabeth is NO shrinking VIOLET! Happiest protected from excessive winter wet, can be treated like a Canna for storing till spring.