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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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Colocasia esculentaThe name itself means edible. Grown world over as a food crop. The tuber matures in autumn when the plant goes dormant. Very lustrous ornamental leaves. The plant often reaches a height of 5 feet tall with leave growing as wide as 2.5 feet.

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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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Arisaema concinnumA good hardy Arisaema to start with for the amateur grower. Very elegant, umbrella-like foliage with purple or green striped flowers. Cold tolerant.
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Achimenes Himalayan Orange6cm. across flowers of deepest orange red in dwarf compact plants of 25 cm height. Floriferous and simply gorgeous.
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Amorphophallus napalensisAnother easy to grow species from the Himalayas for the cold house, having a segmented leaf carried on a heavily mottled petiole. Although easily grown, they are hardly ever offered for sale. You can expect the tubers to produce a plant approximately 2 feet tall. They produce a beautiful yellow to apple green spathe with a matching cream spadix.
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Achimenanths Himalayan Sunshine
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One of the most colorful plant on this planet and a relative of the banana family. The pendulous inflorescence reaches 3 feet and lasts for over 10 weeks makes excellent cut flowers too. Summer flowering.
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Hemanthus fields

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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