Roscoea purpurea f. rubra 'Red Gurkha'
Supplied as a bare root tuber
This truly extraordinary form must rank as one of the most sought after and desirable hardy garden plants. Red tinged stems , with lush green leaves, topped with orchis like brick red flowers.
Grow in full sun or part shade in well drained soil or can be grown in large pots and given green house protection over winter.
Full Sun/ Part shade
Very well drained/ moist soil
RHS Hardiness rating: H5