Peacock Ginger, Peacock Plant, Resurrection Lily, Variegated Ginger Lily
Kaempferia rotunda 'Silver Diamond'

Family: Zingiberaceae
Genus: Kaempferia (kaymp-FER-ee-a) (Info)
Species: rotunda (ro-TUN-duh) (Info)
Cultivar: Silver Diamond

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color:

Silver/Gray

Blue-Green

Burgundy

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pink

Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Variegated

Smooth-Textured

Mottled

Veined

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 23, 2008, WNYwillieB from Buffalo, NY (Zone 6a) wrote:

I believe this one differs from 'Silver Spot' based on the roundness or pointedness of the silver.