Tapeinochilos ananassae
(Costaceae) 

 

    Indonesian wax ginger is a moisture and shade loving plant, 5-6 feet tall.  The basal inflorescence is a gorgeous solid bright red, and the bracts are very stiff and waxy.  Excellent as a tropical garden plant or as a cut flower.  Blooms throughout the year.

 

 

 

 

   

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