Curculigo capitulata, large leaf orchid palm grass
Curculigo orchioides, Orchid palm grass
Red Curculigo: a new species?
This species is very rare and grows in the more Northern and colder parts
of Xishuangbanna. It flowers in July and August (while Curculigo capitulata
flowers in spring). The leaves are slightly more slender and erect and
the most differentiating aspects are its beautiful red stems.
This species will be able to thrive well in colder climates and it will
make a beautiful indoor plant. The leaves grow to a length of about 1.5
meter. It prefers shade and will perform best under the shading of trees.
We will appreciate if a taxonomist can contact us for name verification
or new description of the species.
the attractively red leaf stems of this new Curculigo species
long and elegant leaves of the red Curculigo; note the red mid rib of
the leaves shining through.
Flowers and fruits of this Curculigo species develop simultaneously
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