Daily Archives: October 5, 2011

Costus (Spiral Ginger)

Costus (pronounced “COST-us”) is commonly known as spiral ginger because its exotic foliage is arranged in ascending spirals around bamboo like stems. Some varieties have a velvety soft texture on the backs of the leaves while others are smooth with … Continue reading

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