Flowers of Java 12 : 5 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1) We would like to know the name of the following plant please. Loc: Baturraden ca 700 m alt. Perhaps Asparagaceae. Costus sp?? Looks like Costus species.
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 ?
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