| CORDYLINE TERMINALIS - TI PLANT.|
Ti plant, Hawain good-luck-plant, lä'ï, false palm, keulenlilie, Caña de indio, Croto, red tree of kings.
Agavaceae (Agave family).
Ti plant is an evergreen tropical perennial growing up to 7' tall.
This plant has a particular intense leaf color, pink to red fluorescent.
Ti plant is a fast grower, with inconspicuous flowers and sometimes, berries.
In Hawaii it has medicinal applications and is used for lung infections and asthma; other applications are pom poms for Polynesian dancers and use as food wrapper.
It is also the most sacred of all Hawaiian plants.
USDA zone 9 B - 11.
Seeds and cuttings.
Full sun / light shade, well drained soil.
Water moderately; a good container plant for its foliage.
Can withstand temperatures drops to 32° F.
It can be used with success in tropical cut flower arrangements.
Home | About Suriname |
Bulk Order | Company Info |
Detox | Garden plants |
Medicinal Plantlist | Medicinal Seedlist |