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Achimenes


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7 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Arisaema


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14 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Cultivation


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22 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Glory lilies


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7 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Hedychium


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10 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Orchids


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1 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Other aroids


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13 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Other ginger lilies


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15 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Palms


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1 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Speciality bulbs


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22 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

Traditional bulbs


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17 files, last one added on Oct 12, 2009

 

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Kaempferia roscoeanaMagnificient peacock foliage purple beneath and bearing large purple flowers with white centre. Flowers endlessly during the entire summer.
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Hedychium densiflorum
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Colocasia jenengsiiMedium size leaves of about 12 cms which is emerald green, peltate markings with purple blotches. The bracts are pale cream yellow and summer flowering. Beautiful foliage plant even when not in flower.

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Arisaema speciosumOne of the amazing species from the Himalayas. Spathe purplish-pink, violet and white with dark purple-red stripes. Spadix appendage upto 45cm long. The stems are intensely mottled and carries trifoliate leaves with red border. Hardy and easy to grow in half shade.
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Arisame costatum cultivation
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Cautleya spicataFlowering time May to August. Deep golden yellow flowers with red bracts borne on a spike 12 to 25 cm long. Foliage shiny dark green above and purple red beneath. Ornamental and cold hardy. These are plants that belong to the Ginger Family. They are deciduous and start growing during spring and produce flowers that last over a month or more.
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Zanthosoma saggitifoliaThe leaf petioles and tender new growth and tubers used as food. Tuberous rhizomes and with the gigantic, beautiful leaves are on long petioles. Large rhizomes flower which is white in color and turns yellow as it matures. Cold tolerant and evergreen.
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Remusatia viviparaCold tolerant and winter dormant. 2 days after the spathe opens it reflexes. Leaves of mature tubers can grow very large and broad which are very beautifully marked. The tubers are red in colour.

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Hemanthus multiflorus(Haemanthus multiflorus). Also known as ‘Football Lily’. Produces numerous blood red flowers in shape and almost the size of a football. Flowers come first and the leaves appear later. Good for pot-plants and gardens. A real treat for the eyes when flowering in mass.
Oct 12, 2009
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Zephyranthus citrina(Zephyranthus sulphuria): Lime yellow flowers.10-15 cm high. The Zephyranthus are called Indian Crocus or Rain Lilies because of their habit of flowering following the fall rains in their native habitat. Spring flowering, beautify your garden by planting them in mass. Also makes very good pot plants Oct 12, 2009
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Zephyranthus roseaRose pink flowers. 10 -15 cm high. The Zephyranthus are called Indian Crocus or Rain Lilies because of their habit of flowering following the fall rains in their native habitat. Spring flowering, beautify your garden by planting them in mass. Also makes very good pot plants Oct 12, 2009
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Hippestrelia Durga PradhanWay back in the 1960s Mr. Udai C. Pradhan (Research Partner of our Company) , made a bigeneric hybrid between Hippeastrum species x Sprekelia formosissima (Also known as Orchid Amaryllis or Aztec Lily) and named the plant after one of his late grandfather, Durga Shamsher Pradhan, founder of the Chandra Nursery in Sikkim. The hybrid turned out to be an intermediate between the two parents in every respect and inherited the orchid-look of its pollen parent. H. Durga Pradhan makes excellent pot-plant and when grown outdoors in milder climates.Oct 12, 2009
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Lycoris radiata4-6, deep red flowers borne on stems that are 50 -60cm long. Flowers during summers and the long lasting flowers. good for cut flowers.
Oct 12, 2009
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Manihot esculenta VareigataDuring dormancy this beautifully variegated form of the common cassava or tapioca plant produces thick tuberous roots which is edible. The plant grows upto 5 meters tall. This variegated form has showy decorative leaves with red petioles. Adds colour to your garden.
Oct 12, 2009
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(Star-of-Bethlehem) Long lasting cluster of white flowers which flowers successively for several weeks, borne on stems over 25 cm tall. Good for bedding, pot plant or cut flowers. Cold tolerant and blooms in late spring/summer.
Oct 12, 2009
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canna trinervia Nirvana VareigataVery large golden yellow flowers on plants with with variegated leaves.
Oct 12, 2009