'Mount Everest' is a magnificent white selection Globba winitii with incredible, tropical flowers.
'Mount Everest' is a magnificent selection of the white colour form of Globba winitii propagated through tissue culture. Easy to grow, it makes an excellent pot plant flowering through summer. The flowers last for more than six weeks and can be used equally well as long lasting cut-flowers. Grow in fertile evenly moist soil. Hardy to zone 8 but few have tried it. In cold climates grow as a pot specimen and protect in winter.
Common Name: Dancing Ladies
Family: Zingiberaceae (The Ginger Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-10
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Moist, Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southeast Asia
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