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SPICE CHASM :: Spices, Herbs : Shell Ginger

Alpinia zerumbet

Shell Ginger - 月桃

Shell Ginger Information

Description: This species is being used a lot in Japan and especially Taiwan. The local aboriginals will use the seeds/fruits, leaves and roots for various cooking preparations while the people of Chinese descent in Taiwan use the leaves for the famous "Zhongzhi" (Rice Dumpling) during dragon boat festival. New studies are learning a lot about the health benefits of this somewhat under utilized ginger relative.

Grams per tablespoon: (Powder, Average)

Harvest Season: Year Round

Cultivation Method: Sustainable, organic polyculture

Harvest time to Packaged: 8+ Days

Harvesting Method: By hand and knife

Processing Method: Cut by hand, machine dried and powdered.

Shipping Method: Dried: Any method. Fresh: Taiwan Only.

 Alpinia zerumbet - Shell Ginger - 月桃

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Shell Ginger - 月桃

Fresh Rhizome


1,000 Grams (1kg)

$400 nt per kg

(Approx. $13.33 USD)

Dried Shell Ginger Powder


Shell Ginger - Alpinia zerumbet - 月桃

50 Grams

$95 nt per 50 grams

(Approx. $3.66 USD)

150 Grams

$255 nt per 150 grams

(Approx. $6.50 USD)

1,000 Grams (1kg)

$1,455 nt per kg

(Approx. $23.00 USD)

All prices are in New Taiwan Dollars. By ordering, you are automatically agreeing to our terms of sale. For more information on ordering please click here.

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Last Updated: September 13, 2017