White upright Costus guanaiensis flower with red stripes and green bracts
costus-guanaiensis
Costus guanaiensis

One of twenty-nine indigenous species of the genus Costus in Colombia with a habitat below 6,200 feet. The juice in the stem and the flower are edible. Photographed in the department of Bolivar.

White upright Costus guanaiensis flower with red stripes and green bracts
White upright Costus guanaiensis flower with red stripes and green bracts
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