Costus megalobracteata (Kiss of Death)

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Deep large olive leaves with hairy stems.Flowers basally with a deep maroon inflorescence and beautiful orchid like dayflowers. Costus megalobracteata practically screams ultra tropical and makes a great landscaping plant in a protected moist position.


Growing Conditions Best results are achieved when Kiss of Death is in a warm protected position with strong filtered light. Likes a bit of moisture and rich soil.
Flowering Season Spring summer. Great cutflower.
Max Size 2 m
Origin costa rica
Temperature 10 degrees
SKU 106

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