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Roscoea cautleyoides

SKU: rocau
Choice unusual perennial with broad grass-like leaves and creamy-yellow flowers.
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Asia
Preferred Conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Preferred Aspect: Partial Shade
Additional Feature: Foliage effect
Price: £3.50
Availability: Currently Out of Stock
Roscoea cautleyoides
Roscoea cautleyoides
Product Details
An exotic looking herbaceous perennial with strap-shaped leaves from stout stems rising late in the year. The leaves are a pale green with prominent veining reaching around 25 cms long and clasp the stem. The flowers are the main interest being very much orchid-like in appearance. A single large upper petal and two smaller lower petals of a creamy yellow-white colour. These are borne in loose flower heads with several flowers open at a time.