Tacca nevia white 10 seeds

2,75

Tacca nevia white 10 seeds

2,75

Tacca nivea is the rare white form of the ever popular “Bat Flower” offering beautiful white, green veined flowers with long tentacles. These beautiful tropical plants are also known as “Cats Whiskers” after the long bracts that emanate from the flower scape. The flowers, which open in summer and are carried in clusters of up to 30 flowers. Cloaking the flowers from above are several broad and showy bracts (modified leaves), the flowers hang in screens below. Its peculiar “whiskers” are actually filiform bracteoles or small bracts that hang down from the flowers and are up to 35cm (14in) long.

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Description

Tacca nivea is the rare white form of the ever popular “Bat Flower” offering beautiful white, green veined flowers with long tentacles. These beautiful tropical plants are also known as “Cats Whiskers” after the long bracts that emanate from the flower scape. The flowers, which open in summer and are carried in clusters of up to 30 flowers. Cloaking the flowers from above are several broad and showy bracts (modified leaves), the flowers hang in screens below. Its peculiar “whiskers” are actually filiform bracteoles or small bracts that hang down from the flowers and are up to 35cm (14in) long.

Additional information

Weight 0,0100 kg
USDA zone

Zone 11: >+4.4 degrees

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