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Roscoea alpina
Common Name: Roscoea Family: Zingiberaceae (The Ginger Family)

Roscoea alpina
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This beautiful tuberous ginger relative from Nepal has lance-shaped leaves and orchid-like pink to mauve flowers partially concealed by the upper leaf sheaths. Part shade to part sun in a moist but well-drained soil

Geogrpahical Origin:

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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