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Costus osae


Said to be "a rare member of the Costus family", Costus osae, native to Costa Rica was first described in 1997. It is however growing at a number of (park) locations in Singapore.


Singapore Botanic Gardens


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Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Thanks for the ID Jonathan Hiew.

Scott Frazier
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Scott Frazier

Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Feb 12, 2014
Submitted on Feb 15, 2014

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