Roscoea 'Spice Island' Roscoea 'Spice Island'

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Roscoea 'Spice Island'

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  • Great in Woodlands,
  • Attractive Foliage,
  • Loves Shade,
Common Name:Roscoea
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:12 - 12 Inches
Spread:1 - 2 Feet
Exposure:Full Shade (0-4 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Flower Color:Purple Shades

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(Roscoea) Season your mixed shade beds with Roscoea purpurea ‘Spice Island’PP23,027. This hardy ginger forms clumps of dark leaves with deep red undersides on thick, deep red stems. In midsummer ‘Spice Island’PP23,027 produces beautiful lavender purple, orchid-like flowers. ‘Spice Island’PP23,027 exhibits an impressive display as a container plant.
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Roscoea purpurea 'Spice Island' PP23,027

Common Name Roscoea
USDA Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Shade (0-4 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate, Moist
Flower Color Purple Shades
Attributes Deciduous
Design Use Container, Specimen, Waters Edge or Bog
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Summer, Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer

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