Our Curcuma is a lovely plant native to India, Malaysia, and Thailand, where it is also known as the Siamese Tulip. Curcuma brings a taste of the tropics into your house. Its rich blooms and long, strong flower stems gives any space an exotic appearance. But there's more to this plant than just appearances! A properly grown variant of this plant's roots are edible and nutritious containing turmeric.
- Position: Mix of direct sunlight and shade
- Soil: organic soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: Year-round, replant in freezing winters
- Watering: Once a day