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Kaempferia parishii262 viewsVigorously growing carpet of shiny, ribbed green foliage bearing purple - pink flowers endlessly throughout summer.
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Aropsis peltata261 viewsCompact shade loving Aroid. The plant grows upto 15 cms tall with leaces that are 6 cms wide. Produces flowers with deep brown spathe that is 3 cm tall. The bright green shiny leaves are very well textured.
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Arisaema cultivation255 views
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Hedychium thyrsiforme255 viewsDense elliptical heads of pure milky white flowers with long protruding filaments. Leafy stem with fleshy lance-shaped leaves and stems upto 2 m. high. Sub-tropical.
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Arisame tortusoum cultivation 254 views
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Curcuma Bicolour Wonder254 viewsSuper selection with showy bracts that are white tipped with pink. The bracts which can grow over 15 cm holds tiny yellow flowers (see picture). The large leaves growing over 2.5 to 3 feet tall unfurl after the flower dies.
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kaempferia rotunda254 viewsBeautifully patterned foliage and lovely even when not in flower. Flowers white with large violet - purple lip, appearing without the leaves like crocus in spring. Excellent for pots and rockeries. The rhizomes are used in the Himalayan villages for it medicinal properties. They grind the rhizomes and make it in a paste and uses it as an ointment for muscle sprain and used as a mixture for healing fractured bones.
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Hedychium growing252 views
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Arisame costatum cultivation251 views
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Kaempferia roscoeana251 viewsMagnificient peacock foliage purple beneath and bearing large purple flowers with white centre. Flowers endlessly during the entire summer.
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Globba schomburkii248 viewsGolden Dancing Girl. One of the prettiest flowered Globba species selected for superior bunches of flowers that last for over six weeks. Excellent for cutting. Extremely good for landscaping and for cutflower use. Three rhizomes can be potted in a 15 cm dia pot to give an excellent show. Plant in March/April at a depth of 5 cm in rich, well drained soil. Keep in 30% shade.
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Roscoea cultivation246 views
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