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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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Curcuma White WonderThe most interesting Curcuma for your kitchen garden.In Asia used as spice for cooking, medicine and dyes. The snow white white bracts hods the rather small flowers which has translucent petals and yellow lips. The bract inflorescence grown over 10 cm tall. The foliage is beautiful and grows over 1.5 feet tall. When the tubers are broken or cut it reveal the tumeric colour.

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Achimenes Snow PrincessFlowers 5cm dia on 25 cm plants. Pure white in great profusion.
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Clivi miniata Yellow
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Curcuma Indian Surprise
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Tacca chanterii(Black Bat Flower). The rather weird looking 12 - 15 cm inflorescence arises during summer from a rhizome bearing 3 to 4 shiny, ribbed, green leaves that are very ornamental. The plant grows to a height of about 50 cm tall. In colder climates they make excellent pot plants if planted indoors in well-drained loam. The long lasting inflorescence are also good as cutflowers. Taccas are often referred to as Bat Flowers or Devil’s Whiskers.

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Amaryllis Mrs. garfieldThis autumn flowering Amaryllis is one of the oldest English hybrid made in the UK in the 1880’s. One of the parents used was the Hippeastrum reticulatum. The flowers are pink with white stripes and one of the loveliest in the Group. The leaves are very ornamental, strap shaped with bold white line running along the middle.
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Arisaema intermediumTrifoliate leaves and intense green spathe and very long spadix appendage. Grows to height of approximately 45cm. Cold hardy and excellent garden plant.
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Cooperanthus hortenis 'Snow White'A rare new albino form and first time release. Flowers in early autumn to produce 9 cm long, miniature amaryllis-like blooms of white flowers.

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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