Indianhead Costus

Costus scaber

In Stock

Costus scaber or "Indianhead costus" will grow down til -10 deg and flowers for 9 months of the year. It is naturally evergreen but will adapt to a deciduous habit and reshoot in bring in frost prone climates. It is the largest of the cold hardy costus.


Growing Conditions Well drained rich soil part shade to almost full sun
Flowering Season spring summer, good cutflower.
Max Size 2 m
Origin -
Temperature -10 degrees
SKU 339

Give us feedback on your experiences growing this plant. Please include where in Australia you live.

Help other El Arish Tropical Exotics users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review

Others Also Bought

More From This Category

Cordyline Elly Lousie 5 plant bulk buy
20% OFF RRP $50.00
Cordyline Pele's Smoke 5 plant bulk buy
20% OFF RRP $50.00
China Gold Bamboo

China Gold Bamboo


Add To Wishlist

29% OFF RRP $35.00
Dr Moy Hedychium

Dr Moy Hedychium


Add To Wishlist

12% OFF RRP $20.00