Costus speciosus variegata: Variegated spiral ginger

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Belonging to the Costus genus, Variegated spiral ginger has a botanical name of Costus speciosus variegata. The botanical name epithet speciosus means ‘showy’.

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Variegated spiral ginger grows as an evergreen and is an ornamental.

Photos: HortPark,  Singapore, 20130126

Source: myfolia.com

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