My variegated Costus was blooming.
This plant love shady or part shady area.
Pacing (Costus specious) is a perennial plant.
This plant is a member of family Zingiberaceae.
The flower is only one day blossom.
Look the beautiful leaves...
This plant have simple branching, but mostly have single stems.
The shrub is two meters high.
A flower bud, a day before blossom.
A herbaceous stem, with the flower cluster in the end.
We can find the wild varieties on the riverside, especially cliff area.
This plant has so many purpose for threat kidney infection, edema, chirosis and others.
Please enjoy the beauty...