Etlingera elatior cv. Red Sceptre - Torch Ginger - Zingiberaceae

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                A very attractive new Torch Ginger of dark cherry-red color. Very glossy bracts are

                arranged in a more upright position than those of the species which tend to curve downwards.

                Usually marked with a contrasting white line along rim.

                Leaves and stalks often have a reddish-maroon shading which adds to the beauty of this ginger.

                Like the species growing 6' to 20' high if environment is ideal. Full sun.

 

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