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Burbidgea scheizocheila


Burbidgea scheizocheila is the tender golden brush ginger with a twice-yearly bloom of bright orange.

Burbidgea scheizocheila, better known as golden brush ginger, is a tender dwarf ginger with spectacular bright orange cone-like blooms that emerge from upright burgundy stems successively over a period of two or more weeks. An intermittent bloomer with two heavy blooming periods in summer and then in winter. Use as the thrill in containers, on the patio, in the garden and as a potted houseplant. Protect indoors in winter.

Common Name: Golden Brush Ginger

Family: Zingiberaceae (The Ginger Family)

Zone Hardiness: 9-11

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 12-24"

Primary Bloom Colour: Orange

Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Class: Deciduous

Type: Tender

Bloom Time: Summer - Winter

Soil Moisture: Average, Moist

Stem Colour: Burgundy

Fragrance: No



Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native:

Native Habitat:


Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southeast Asia

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