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PLANT FAMILY: Costaceae
BOTANICAL NAME: Costus sarzcarum
FORMAL SCIENTIFIC NAME:
Not known whether this is an accepted species.
Species in collection at Smithsonian Greenhouse, #94-680. Deeply lobed long ligues. Appears to me to be a form of Costus erythrophyllus that I call 'Grey Ghost'.