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Accession Number R3084


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IDENTIFIED AS:
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'

DATE COLLECTED:


ORIGIN:
Cultivated plant

STATUS:
alive

LATITUDE:


LONGITUDE:


ELEVATION (meters):


VOUCHERS DEPOSITED TO:
UC

CLONE DISTRIBUTED TO:
Botanical garden/Status
P=planted out, N=in nursery, D=dead, U=unknown


INATURALIST ID:


CORNELL DNA CODE:


DESCRIPTION:
This accession fits description of Costus vargasii with dark green leaves upper side and deep purple underneath. Form is a tight spiral. Flowers at the base normally with bright red bracts and yellow flowers. Sometimes this plant flowers terminally instead of at the base. Bracts are bright red, about 2 cm long and wide, bract callus on this clone is indistinct. Bracteole is pinkish red, variable from 14 to 30 mm long. Calyx very shallowly lobed, pinkish red, about 10 mm long. Corolla lobes yellow, 30 mm long. Stamen yellow, 30 mm long, about equal to labellum. Labellum yellow, 30 mm long.

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Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21298 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21299 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21300 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21301 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21302 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21303 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21304 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21305 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21306 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21307 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21308 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21309 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21310 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'


Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt' - Click to see full sized image
Photo# 21311 Accession# R3084
Costus vargasii 'Raspberry Yogurt'