Siam Tulip (Curcuma alismatifolia 'Pink')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: Our Home, DeLand, FLDate: 2018-08-19Not sure if this is correct, just going on what the plant tag spe
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Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9bDate: 2018-06-16
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Location: MOBOT -   St LouisDate: summer 2006
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Location: MOBOT -   St LouisDate: summer 2006
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What is this plant? by thompsond07 Jul 3, 2018 11:12 PM 5
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