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Gingers: Need Help with Costus I.D.

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pogonantha
el arish, FNQ
Australia

January 8, 2009
12:44 AM

Post #5979231

Does anyone recognize this costus? It's rather large growing and I haven't seen it around. Thanks!!!!
Ann

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pogonantha
el arish, FNQ
Australia

January 8, 2009
12:45 AM

Post #5979236

Here's a shot of a stem.

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gothqueen
Gainesville, FL

January 8, 2009
9:45 PM

Post #5982566

Nope, but its way darn cool!
pogonantha
el arish, FNQ
Australia

February 5, 2009
12:56 AM

Post #6094330

Found it!! http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/herbarium/digitallib/collections/hlaplants/pdfs/Cot_Costus_leucanthus_w.pdf

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