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Stromantheas

Sold in 3.5" pots rooted or rhizome depending on availability

Pleiostachya Pruinosa (Wheat)
# PP-01



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A tall plant 6' to 8' the stems which come from the main stalk are dark purple with large broad ribbed ovate leaves that are mottled purple on the underside, its in florescence appear midway on short axis off the stems in a fan shape that is similar to green wheat tufts which open up exposing light purple flowers and white centers. A real show stopper!


Dichorisandra Thrysifolia (Blue Ginger)
# DT-01



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Not a true ginger, but borrows the same characteristics of arching stems with deep green leaves, showing a silvery variegation in the young leaves. Topped on terminal spikes is a tight clustered vibrant violet blue flower with a white center and yellow eye. Height 4' to 5'. Blooms late summer for months, light shade. Root hardy. Incredible!


Stromanthe Spp. Stromanthe "Purple Wizard"
# SPS-09



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Were very excited to introduce 3 new spp. of stromanthe, relative to the calathea family, large wide semi pleated light green leaves grace this 3' to 5' vigorous grower, it's inflorescences protrude from the lower leaf axis of it's blades producing a deep burgundy purple inforescence upon opening it's bracts rise up the cane producing the effect of longer flower stalks. Absolutely beautiful! Very Rare!


Stromanthe Spp. "Green Cigar"
# SGC-10



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Gorgeous large glossy paddle like pleated leaves on this very unusual stromanthe, it's flowering stems are burgundy purple, leading to light green cigar shaped bracts where creamy white inflorescences peek out throughout it's bracts. Very tropical and unusual! Hardy to mid 30's as with all other stomanthe.


Stromanthe Lutea "Orange Stromanthe"
# SOS-11



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Tall flowering spikes of fiery orange almost shell like bracts grace this beautiful 3' to 5' stromanthe, with large deeply pleated paddle like leaves, an interesting cut flower lasting weeks at a time . White pom-pom like flowers pop out intermittently among it's orange bracts. Partial sun to shade. Simply majestic!


Hornstedia Elongata "Longhorn"
# HEL-01



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Large banana like leaves grace this superb 5' to 7' plant, it's flowering bracts emerge terrestrially and through it's lower leaf blades axis, on canes that are cup shaped bronzy purple at tips to a frosted white at it's lower half. Inflorescence are blood red curving downward to produce a horn shaped effect. Rare and unusual!


Ichnoisiphon Pruinosa "Giant Fuzzy Wheat"
# GFW-02



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*Incredible large fuzzy bluish-green wheat like shaped bracts with royal purple flowers emerge through it's lower leaf blade axis creating a very unusual sight to behold. Foliage is greenish-purple on large paddle like leaves and burgundy purple on the undersides. Excellent cut flower! Height 5' to 7'. Partial sun.


Pleuranthodium Helwigii "Holiday Bells"
# PH-39



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Unique and unusual this new ginger from the Solomon Islands has petite pendulous racemes of creamy golden bell like flowers in clusters that emerge from it's maroon stems. Stalks have a very coarse like texture almost bumpy. Definitely a collectors dream!


Burbidgea Scheizocheila "Golden Brush"
# BS-07



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This beautiful small dwarf ginger from Borneo is crowned with golden-orange flowers with velvety deep green oval leaves and maroon undersides. Flowers open slowly for an extended bloom. Great for container growing!


Stromanthe Sanguinea (Marantacea)
# SSM-15



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Hardy to 32 degrees and tolerant of dense shade, this species of stromanthea has dark green leaves with a wine red underside arranged in a fan shape. Inflorescence of bright orange/red in a fan shape , can be used as a lovely cut flower! Attractive landscape or container. Height 2’- 4’


Siamanthus Siliquosua “Sungai Padi”
# NGSS-46



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What can we say! This variety is a miraculous wonder! Growing to height of 3’, producing like inflorescence of red, yellow and orange as if they were airbrushed. Foliage is thin /green, Zone 9 or higher, partial sun.


Riedelia Sp. (ginger sp.)
# RSP-04



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A facinating sp. native of New Guinea, flowers are waxy pink and tubular in shape and can last for weeks at a tim. Foliage is green resembling alpinia leaves, borne on red stalks. Very vigorous and easy to grow. Absolutely divine!

Height to 4' Zone 8 and higher.


Cautleya Gracilis
# CG-14



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Deciduous and winter dormant. Slender stems to about 2' start growing in spring, brilliant yellow flowers appear from the green and red bracts, each flower can last 3 to 5 days when in bloom. Native of Eastern Himalayas. Grows fast and vigorously.


Roscoea Purpurea
# RP-16



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A little known variety in the ginger family, gorgeous purple flowers appear almost orchid like from its thick 15" tall shoots in early summer, each flower has the ability to last almost 5 days, successive flowers appear one at a time for about 2 months. In autumn, the growth dies down and underground rhizomes begin their dormant cycle. Widely found along the Eastern Himalayan range from Nepal to Bhutan.

Zone 8 and higher.


Cautleya Lutea
# CL-19



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This species is found in Eastern Himalayas and inhabits cool forest areas, deciduous and winter dormant, this slender ginger species is only 2' tall. The bracts enclosing the flowers are deep red and remain present throughout the flowering period, brilliant yellow flowers are produced successively over a period of months with each flower lasting 3 to 5 days in bloom. Very fast growing.



       



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P.O. Box 6042,  Oceanside, CA 92052
Phone: (760) 631-2880
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