Plant Database forum: Need a parent page for Costus.

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Name: Myriam
Ghent, Belgium (Zone 8a)
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Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Frogs and Toads Plant Identifier
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bonitin
Jul 9, 2014 9:24 AM CST
I have a shot of a Costus sp. from the Botanical Garden of Rio de Janeiro, it had no name tag and the few remaining flowers were looking spend..so it is nearly impossible to find out the species. Also I could not come closer by to take more detailed photos as the ever present guards are not allowing you to step on the grass, I've been whistled back several times! Hilarious!
Name: Dave Whitinger
Jacksonville, Texas (Zone 8b)
Charter ATP Member Region: Texas Master Gardener: Texas Permaculture Raises cows I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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dave
Jul 9, 2014 9:28 AM CST

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Costus
Name: Myriam
Ghent, Belgium (Zone 8a)
Charter ATP Member Ferns Native Plants and Wildflowers Cat Lover Birds Bee Lover
Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Frogs and Toads Plant Identifier
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bonitin
Jul 9, 2014 9:30 AM CST
Thank You!
Name: Dave Whitinger
Jacksonville, Texas (Zone 8b)
Charter ATP Member Region: Texas Master Gardener: Texas Permaculture Raises cows I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Ideas: Master Level Beekeeper Garden Sages Avid Green Pages Reviewer Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier
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dave
Jul 9, 2014 9:34 AM CST

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I tip my hat to you.

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