United States Edition

Variegated spiral ginger

Costus speciosus variegata

Belonging to the Costus genus, Variegated spiral ginger has a botanical name of Costus speciosus variegata. The botanical name epithet speciosus means 'showy'.Variegated spiral ginger grows as an evergreen and is an ornamental. Being an evergreen plant, it will keep its leaves throughout the year.

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Variegated spiral ginger have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Variegated spiral ginger

Growing Variegated spiral ginger from seed

Transplanting Variegated spiral ginger

Companion plants for Variegated spiral ginger

These plants have been known to grow well alongside Variegated spiral ginger so consider planting:

Repellent plants for Variegated spiral ginger

These plants will not grow well with Variegated spiral ginger so avoid planting these within close proximity:

Common Variegated spiral ginger problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Variegated spiral ginger plants:

Other names for Variegated spiral ginger

Variegated spiral ginger care instructions

How long does Variegated spiral ginger take to grow?

These estimates for how long Variegated spiral ginger takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!

Footnotes

Popular varieties of Variegated spiral ginger

View the complete variety list for Variegated spiral ginger »

Variegated spiral ginger Forums

No groups yet - why not start a new one?

Buzz

Treehugger logo

Folia's cool webtool helps you get all your seeds in a row - from listing chores to tracking frosts, researching sowing and harvesting timing to tracking observations about your garden.

More buzz about us...

Latest Activity

Folia Badges and Widgets

Folia Blog Widgets

Want some super cool badges to stick on your blog? What about a funky widget that shows everyone what you are growing? Sounds like you need to get over to our Goodies page pronto!

Tour | About | Help & Support | Contact | Terms | Privacy | Community Guidelines | Goodies

Homegrown by Nic & Nath All photos and content © their respective owners.

Free Gardening database | Free garden organizer | Vegetable garden software | Mobile gardening app

Popular Plants: Tomato | Sweet pepper | Chili pepper | Basil | Bean | Carrot | Rose | Cucumber | Lettuce | Onion | Strawberry | Daylily | Spinach | Potato | Radish