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Cornukaempferia sp., Orange Peacock Ginger

Cornukaempferia sp.

Orange Peacock Ginger
Family: Zingiberaceae
Origin: Thailand
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterOrnamental foliageYellow/orange flowers

Cornukaempferia is a rhizomatous genus in the Zingiberaceae family found only in Thailand.

The Orange Peacock Ginger is prized for its silver and green patterned leaves, which have bronze-purple undersides.It is an easy plant in shady, reasonably a well-drained soil.

It is similar to plants in the genus Kaempferia but it has yellow flowers.



Cornukaempferia sp., Orange Peacock Ginger
Cornukaempferia sp., Orange Peacock Ginger
Cornukaempferia sp., Orange Peacock Ginger
Cornukaempferia aurantiflora


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/cornukaempferia_sp.htm