Grow Your Own “Shampoo Ginger”

Posted April 5, 2013 by Paulina

The slightly viscous sap of the “Shampoo Ginger” (Zingiber zerumbet) has long been used by Polynesians as a natural shampoo. After the flowering heads turn red, they can be squeezed to release a gingery-fragrant, sudsy fluid. Natural shampoo that smells great, too!

To learn how to grow your own, check out: http://www.localharvest.org/zingiber-zerumbet-rhizome-C24788

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