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Roscoea Red Gurka

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By Siris


Roscoea Red Gurka (Roscoea purpurea)

After looking up the origins of Red Gurka checked to see if mine is a red or green stemmed variety. I suppose mahogany colour counts as red!



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I think you are right, it would count as red in my eyes, Sue. A very exotic looking plant.

22 Aug, 2021

 

Thanks Kate, Best its ever been, i think it likes a moister soil than where its planted, but with all the rain we've had, got enough during its growing season. A lesson to me to water it more in late spring.

23 Aug, 2021



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