The torch ginger (Etlingera elatior) is a very impressive plant that can grow up to 6 meters. It is originated from South East Asia, where it is used for decorative purposes, but also for cooking. We know the root, but the blossom and other parts of the plant are edible as well.
Art holds up a mirror to our times. The past year has been a period of upheaval and uncertainty, but it has also inspired innovation. A spirit of determination and adaptability has been crucial. As Hereford College of Arts (HCA) opens its doors to the public to celebrate the Festival of Arts, we interviewed Xaviere