• Roscoea cautleyoides 'Kew Beauty'

Roscoea cautleyoides 'Kew Beauty'

Hardy Ginger
Size: 1L pots

Availability: In stock

£5.99

Quick Overview

  • Pale primrose-yellow flowers
  • Vigourous robust habit
  • Hardy ginger
  • Herbaceous perennial
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Description

Roscoea cautleyoides 'Kew Beauty' is a selected form of Roscoea cautleyoides with a robust habit, significantly taller and larger than the type species and quickly forming vigourous large clumps. The flower is a pale primrose yellow (the type species can be variable) and the flower is also somewhat larger than the type species. There is a soft violet colouration around the calyx as the bud ripens.

A superior form. Recommended. All our Roscoeas are propagated vegetatively.

Additional Information

Order Zingiberales
Family Zingiberaceae
Sub-Family No
Synonyms For type species Roscoea cautleyoides: Roscoea capitata var. purpurata, Roscoea cautleoides var. pubescens, Roscoea cautleyoides f. atropurpurea, Roscoea cautleyoides var. pubescens, Roscoea cautleyoides var. purpurea, Roscoea cautleyoides f. sinopurpurea, Roscoea chamaeleon, Roscoea pubescens, Roscoea sinopurpurea, Roscoea yunnanensis
Geographical Origin Horticultural cultivar - type species from China: Sichuan, Yunnan
Cultivation Moist but well-drained acidic soil. Dappled shade
Eventual Height 60cm
Eventual Spread 30cm
Hardiness Fully hardy herbaceous perennial with an extended doemant period that avoids the frosts

Roscoea cautleyoides 'Kew Beauty'

Hardy Ginger
Size: 1L pots

Availability: In stock

£5.99
You could receive 10 Palm Points for writing a review and/or rating this product.

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