Aframomum mildbraedii (African cardamom) 5.5 inch square pot

Aframomum mildbraedii (African cardamom) 5.5 inch square pot

Common Name: African cardamom. Family: Zingiberaceae. Seeds are similar in flavor to cardamom. Native to tropical rain forest of Africa. Red pods are carried just above the ground. Plants reach 5 to 6 ft. tall but can form pods when smaller....

  • Price: $19.00

Elettaria cardamomum 5.5 inch square pot

Pods are the spice used in Indian and Asian cooking. Adds a sweet unique flavor. Basal inflorescence. Stems reach about 6 to 7 ft. tall. Best with light to medium shade. Mulch and fertlize several times per year. In ideal conditions it will begin...

  • Price: $17.50

Etlingera venusta (5.5 inch square pots)

Etlingera venusta  (5.5 inch square pots)

Large ginger which reach about 7 ft. to 8 ft. tall. Flowers from the base on stems about 2 to 3 ft. tall. Easy to grow in warm tropical conditions. Full sun to medium shade.

  • Price: $17.50

Heliconia aemygdiana 5.5 inch square pot

Heliconia aemygdiana ssp. transandiana

This is the subspecies transandiana. Small Heliconia reaching 3 to 4 ft. tall. Intense rose colored bracts. Thick stems and broad leaves. Best with some shade.

  • Price: $17.00

Heliconia caribaea (5.5 inch square pot)

Heliconia caribaea

Large Heliconia with deep red bracts. Full sun. Tolerates some drought but best when kept watered during dry periods. Temporarily out of stock.

  • Price: $17.50

Heliconia griggsiana 5.5 inch square pot

Heliconia griggsiana 5.5 inch square pot

Large robust Heliconia with a pendant inflorescence. Leaves are thick and hold up to some wind. Best in full sun. Outdoors in the tropics and warmer areas of Southern California and South Florida.

  • Price: $17.50

Heliconia hirsuta 5.5 inch square pot

Heliconia hirsuta

Dwarf species with red & yellow bracts. Blooms in a container. Outdoors clumps will reach between 2.5 and 4 ft. in height. Full sun to light shade. Tolerates wind better than many species but still appreciates a little protection. Grow in...

  • Price: $17.50

Heliconia platystachys (5.5 inch square pots)

Heliconia platystachys (5.5 inch square pots)

Large plants reach about 9 to 12 ft. tall; maybe taller in shady conditions. Long pendant inflorescence with red and yellow spirally arranged bracts. Full sun to partial shade. Warm humid conditions. Best in areas that rarely fall below 50F or in...

  • Price: $18.50

Heliconia riopalenquensis (5.5 inch square pot)

Heliconia riopalenquensis (5.5 inch square pot)

Medium sized Heliconia reaching 7 to 8 ft. tall. Pendant red and cream inflorescence. Tolerates full sun and some wind. Easy to grow in the tropics

  • Price: $19.50

Heliconia stricta dwarf 5.5 inch square pot

Heliconia stricta dwarf 5.5 inch square pot

Seedlings of Dwarf Jamaican. Plants bloom when 16 to 20 inches tall. Bright red with 3 or 4 bracts. Good container plant.

  • Price: $16.00

Tapeinochilos ananassae (5.5 inch square pots)

Tapeinochilus annanasae

Common name: Indonesian Red Wax Ginger. Red waxy inflorescence make a long lasting cut flower. Blooms throughout the year in Hawaii. Medium sized plants usually reach 4 to 6 ft. tall. Light shade to full sun. Mulch and fertilize several times per...

  • Price: $17.50