Positive: On Sep 3, 2006, dorianred from Sherman Oaks, CA wrote: The Japanese people plant Myoga Ginger primarily for its tasty plump buds emerging to the ground close to the stems during the summer through early fall. Nectar is present in the slender flower tubes that poke out between the cone’s bracts. Thousands of new, high-quality pictures added every day. Once a clump or two are established, you will have more fresh edible ginger than you most likely be able to use! Gingers are tropical plants that thrive in the subtropical and tropical regions of the U.S. Their foliage and flowers can add flare to an otherwise boring landscape. Hopefully this article has covered the basics for growing your own edible ginger from store bought rhizomes. I'm originally from Malaysia and we use the flower to flavour stocks and curries in our dishes. Moth Ginger. Hi, not all Ginger is edible and some could make you sick, If you could post a photo of it,I'm sure some one could ID it for you. I would guess that it might be a type of flowering ginger most of which are not edible. Ornamental, or flowering, gingers are different from the edible variety. It produces a delicious edible flower bud that is a delicacy in Japanese cuisine. Just cut away the hard petals and eat the bud itself. Pickled ginger root is a staple when eating sushi. Edible members of this family include ginger, cardamom, turmeric and galangal, but here we introduce the flowering ones, which offer so much more than a tropical splash of lush green foliage. The rolled-up sheathing bases of some ginger leaves may form a short stem. Edible Yellow Ginger Root (Zingiber officinale) Edible Yellow Ginger Root adds flavor and zing to many delicious culinary dishes. Plant in a partly shaded location in a well-prepared bed. If you want to grow it, plant some of the rhizomes you find in the produce section of your local supermarket. 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