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Roscoea humeana Semi Alba

SKU: rohuseal-E/12/23
Large purplish-pink flowers on this rarely offered species.
Flower Colour: Purple
Flowering Season: Summer
Origin: Asia
Preferred Conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Preferred Aspect: Partial Shade
Additional Feature: Foliage effect
Price: £7.00
Big palest purple flowers.
Roscoea humeana Semi Alba
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 30 cms long and clasp the stem. At around 5 cms wide the leaves on this species are probably the largest of the roscoeas. 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 pink to white in colour. These are borne in loose flower heads with several flowers open at a time.

We're unsure of the naming of this selection and would welcome any suggestions.