Costus comosus var. bakeri (K.Schum.) Maas, Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 8: 85 1972. (syn: Costus bakeri K.Schum.);
S. Mexico to Ecuador: Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Panamá as per POWO;

IND 13 8/7/14 : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1).
Can you please ID this medicinal plant with pinkish-red flowers. Photo was taken in Sri Lanka in March 2014.

Costus sp.

Costus woodsonii Maas

What about Costus malortieanus ?

Costus comosus var. bakeri (K.Schum.) Maas !

Costus comosus var. bakeri