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herbaceous plant. spirally curving stems, large oval dark green leaves, red coloured inflorescences consisting of bracts enclosing yellow tubular flowers. Belongs to Monocots/Zingiberales/Costaceae Relative to the gingers (Zingiber. This species is most likely Costus barbatus or red tower ginger
tropical, rainy, humid and sultry climate. Labrador Park, Singapore
The spiral curving stems are very attractive.