Roscoea alpina is a cool ginger relative with orchid-like magenta flowers.
Roscoea alpina is a beautiful tuberous ginger relative from Nepal that 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
Common Name: Roscoea - [Summer B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Zingiberaceae (The Ginger Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Himalayas
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