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Roscoea cangshanensis - BWJ7848

Pot Size: 2 litre
Price: £12.00
A species which has puzzled experts, until only recently described as new to science. Possessing a strong constitution quickly forming healthy clumps of fairly slender stems with stem-clasping leaves. Bearing violet-pink, white striped flowers 5cm long on very long slender tubes 12.5cm long, for many month through the summer for us until November. From one of my seed collections gathered on the Cangshan in Yunnan, China in 2000, where this species grew at 2700m close to a river. Height to 30 cm. Easily grown in any type of humus enriched fertile drained soil in sun or part shade. Previously sold as aff. praecox

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Zingiberaceae) Roscoea cangshanensis BWJ7848
Group Colour Blooms Size
Perennial Pink Summer, autumn small
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich Part shade, Sun Deciduous autumn colour China
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
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