TACCA CHANTRIERI 'GREEN ISLE'
An unusual and rarely offered variety that has intriguing dusky green blooms with bat-like, long green tentacles. In colder climates they make excellent pot plants if planted indoors in well-drained loam. The long lasting inflorescence are also good as cut flowers.
For best results, sow seeds in good light at any time onto a good soil-based compost. Cover the seeds with fine grit or compost to approximately their own depth. We recommend germinating at 15 to 20 degrees C. Seeds should ideally germinate in between 2 and 6 weeks although they make take considerably longer. Pot on seedlings before finally planting out into a container or a well-drained spot. Or grow in a large container.
Common name:Green Bat Plant, Devil's Whiskers.
Seeds / gram:240 (Approx)