Curcuma Pink Wonder
Super selection with pink bracts and yellow flowers. The rhizomes remain dormant during the winter season and the inflorescence is usually produced before the leaves in Spring. The most attractive part of the plants is the showy bracts that is over 10 cm tall. The foliage are over 2 feet tall appear after the flower dies.
Mature flowering size rhizomes offered.
Prefers semi shady area. Use humus rich compost with equal quantity of horticultural sand mixed to make the compost well drained and light. Slow release fertilizers can be used. Lots of watering required during the flowering season. Makes beautiful pot plants. Can be grown outdoors too, but the dormantï¿½ rhizomes needs to be lifted and stored indoors in cold countries.