Curcuma australasica 'Aussie Plume'
Species native to Australia (although it's possible that the plants sold commercially are hybrids) with magenta-pink bracts and yellow true flowers, which form around the same time the foliage emerges in spring. Medium tall growth, and supposedly more sun-loving than many of its relatives.
||Aussie plume ginger
||purple-pink bracts, yellow flowers (spring-summer)
In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: waterfall pondside
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November 14, 2020