(70cm*EdAbcD) Boesenbergia rotunda
Beautiful little tropical foliage plant with lovely pink flowers emerging from a split in the leaves!! Also an aromatic culinary and medicinal herb! The fragrant pink and white flowers in summer. The roots are used as flavour for many kind of food raw or cooked. The young leaves and shoots can also be eaten.Deciduous, so the leaves will die down in winter. Harvest when the leaves have yellowed or died. The roots are used medinically in China & Thailand for a long list of treatments. Native to South East Asia. Prefers well drained soil. Can be grown in pots. Part shade.
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