Costus lucanusianus

Costus lucanusianus growing herbaceous geophyte of the genus Costus lucanusianus also known as Spiral gingers, Costus lucanusianus perennial evergreen used as ornamental fragrant plant can grow in tropics or warm subtropics climate or as house plant.

Leaves color green leaves shape elliptic and grow in rosette structure.

Flower fragrant color pink flowers grow inside bracts.

Bracts color green the shape is hive shape.

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Requirements for growing Costus lucanusianus:
Warm climate all year

What is the best way to start growing Costus lucanusianus:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Costus lucanusianus?
In order to get the same as the mother plant yes

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When is the best time to prune a Costus lucanusianus plant?
All year

How to prune a Costus lucanusianus:
Dead leaves and stems

What is the size of a Costus lucanusianus plant?
1-2.5 m

Growth speed in Costus lucanusianus:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Costus lucanusianus Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Costus lucanusianus:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full shape

It is possible to grow Costus lucanusianus indoor?

Growing Costus lucanusianus is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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When does Costus lucanusianus bloom?
Can bloom most of the year mostly in summer to autumn

General information about the flower:
Fragrant pink flowers grow inside bracts

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