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Roscoea cautleoides

Roscoea cautleoides

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Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

25cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Roscoea cautleoides Overview

This species will produce yellow or orange flowers in the summer. It will grow about 25cm tall with a 15cm spread. The leaves are glossy and lance-shaped.

Common problems with Roscoea cautleoides

How to propagate Roscoea cautleoides

Division

You can propagate by division in spring.

Seed

Seed in autumn or winter; expose seed to frost for best germination.

Other uses of Roscoea cautleoides

Grown for their orchid-like flowers. It is suited to open borders, rock gardens and woodland gardens.