Kaempferia (Random Color) - Bulb

Kaempferia plant blooms the fragrant flowers. Its flower emerges straight from the ground, even before the leaves appear.
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About Kaempferia

Kaempferia is a stemless plant producing a pseudostem with 2 to 4 erect leaves from an underground rhizome that has small tuberous roots. Flowering stems are produced from the rhizome when the leaves are not present. Flowers resemble small orchids or African violets but have just three petals.

Common Name Bhumi Champa, Indian Crocus, Peacock Ginger
Height Up to 50 cm
Flower Colour Any color
Bloom Time Late Spring, Early Fall
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Water a plant when the soil feels dry to touch
  • Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering for the winter & rainy season
  • Try to water the plants in the morning around 8-10am
  • You should remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and throw in the garbage collector
  • You should fertilize a plant mostly in the spring season, flower bud stage
  • Mulch the potting mix with organic material

Kaempferia care

  • Plant season is in monsoon or autumn season
  • Plant the bulb 3 inches deep and provide 3 to 4 inches of planting spacing
  • The pointy part should face up
  • Add some coarse sand or fine gravel to the soil to help improve the drainage
Sunlight Partial shade to full sun
Watering Moderately
Soil Well-drained sandy loam
Temperature 20 to 30 degree C
Fertilizer Use any organic balanced fertilizer.

Kaempferia special feature

Fragrant flower

Kaempferia uses

Ornamental Use:

  • This bulb plant is used as an ornamental purpose

Frequently Asked Questions

How tall do kaempferia grow?

On average kaempferia grows Up to 50 cm

What color are kaempferia ?

A kaempferia plant bears flowers of color Any color

How hard is kaempferia to grow?

A kaempferia is Easy to grow

How much sunlight does a kaempferia need?

A kaempferia prefers Partial shade to full sun

How much water does a kaempferia need?

A kaempferia prefers watering Moderately

What kind of soil does a kaempferia need?

Well-drained sandy loam

What temperature does a kaempferia like?

20 to 30 degree C

How should I fertilize my kaempferia ?

Use any organic balanced fertilizer.



Reviews

Sunday, 26 January 2020

Yade Dirchi

Wednesday, 30 October 2019

can we collect seeds of this plant to regrow.

Joshi Prisy

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