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Curculigo capitulata - Palm Grass


Curculigo capitulata - Palm Grass (Curculigo capitulata - Palm Grass)

Palm Grass growing in the Botanical Building, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. This plant can grow to more than 6 feet/ 2 meters tall. and blooms yellow orchid-type flowers. Photo taken Feb 23, 2010.



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Oh YES !!! That's superb...definately on my wish list!

25 Feb, 2010

 

Junglejen:

Glad you like it! : > ) It has the same cultural requirement as Carludovica palmata. However, it's flowers are very different...they are in cluster at the base of the plant. I know I've posted some photos of this plant in bloom a while back.

I hope you can obtain this plant! If you know someone who has this plant, maybe you can get a pup. I received my plant as a pup from a friend.

26 Feb, 2010

 

This is very nice! Gone to my fav too!

1 Nov, 2011

 

Glad you liked it. :>) I have this plant, it doesn't really like the hard water here in San Diego!

3 Nov, 2011



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