Etlingera hemispherica ‘Olympic Torch’

Registrant Name: Sergio Tejedor-Leon

Address:. 14 M street, Cerro Real Guaynabo, Puerto Rico 00969

Email:. stldmdfarm@gmail.com

 

PLANT DETAILS: Species or hybrid names. Etlingera hemispherica

Cultivar name: ‘Olympic Torch’

Colour: White bracts, pale pink inner cone

Shape: Tulip-like shape

Foliage: Green with reddish hue underneath leaves

Source of Material: Seedling of Etlingera hemispherica Tulip torch ginger

Collection source Country: Santa Rosa farm, Jayuya, Puerto Rico Field collection

Notable features which distinguish this Cultivar: Has pure white, pointed bracts. Ring of red and yellow flowers between bracts and cone. Inner cone is loosely packed and pale pink in color. Base and stalk are green.

 

REGISTRATION DATE: March 2014