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
Primary Bloom Colour: Orange
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer - Winter
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Stem Colour: Burgundy
Deer Resistant: Unknown
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southeast Asia
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