Jinguenga, Heaven Fruit Seeds (Aframomum alboviolaceum)
Price for Package of 5 seeds.
Species in the ginger family, with delicious fruits and seeds used as a spice. Aframomum alboviolaceum or ginguenga as is commonly known at its place of origin, it is a perennial herbaceous plant with crawling rhizomes deep in the soil. The fruits are red with the white and sweet juicy pulp (taste is unique, impossible to describe) and very tasty.
Habitat of origin is tropical Africa, with reach from sierra leone to Sudan, south Zambia to Angola, Malawi, and Mozambique.
The plant has its traditional use as food, in medicine and in spices.
Seeds are used as a spice, in food and in production of various alcoholic beverages. Leaves are also used in food and as a spice.
"Ginger" with edible, juicy and very tasty red fruits.
Seeds should be placed in water for 24 hours before planting.