Pot Size: 1 litre (deep)
Description: A very distinct and unusual species which was one of only a few collections that we gathered on the island of Java Indonesia in the winter of 2005. Bearing a name that seems to cover many species in that part of Asia. A clump forming evergreen with long linnear dark green ribbed leaves to 75 cm long, with a one-sided terminal inflorescence on a scape to only 50 cm long. The flowers being 6-10 flared funnel-shaped white, tinged lilac on the outside 1 cm across. Followed by large pale ageing to navy blue globose fruit 1.2 cm across. Best grown in part shade in a spot sheltered from very low temperatures, in a well drained soil with some moisture retention.
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Crûg Farm Plants, Griffith's Crossing, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 1TU.
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