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Cut Flowers

Indonesian Wax Ginger


Tapeinochilos ananassae

wax Ginger


This plant is one of the tropical plants that admired in the world. The form of this flowers seems like an artificial flowers in flower arrangements. The plant is the family of Costaceae and well known as Indonesian Wax Ginger. Wax ginger is a perennial plant and is a native of Indonesia, Malaysia, New Guinie, and Australia.

Red flowers of this plant stiff and shiny like wax coated, its leaves are green. This plant likes moist climates and can grow as tall as 4 feet. The flowers grow directly from the ground and its stem similar with bamboo.

Care Tips

Cut flowers are long-lasting, put it on the flower arrangements will add tropical exoticism.

Where to Buy

Pesona Daun Mas Asri (0251 8242888)


Marigold - Tagetes sp


Marigold flower arrangementDescription

Tagetes erecta, the Mexican marigold, also called Aztec marigold, is a species of the genus Tagetes native to Mexico and Central America. Despite its being native to the Americas, it is often called African marigold. This plant also used for ceremonial and decorative purposes. Marigolds are often used as flower arrangements. As the inscription on stick werks or as a garland.

Care tip

Use sharp knife to cut marigold. Cut flowers to its petal, to keep flower fresh.

Where to buy

Bina Usaha Flora (0263-581624), East West Seed Indonesia (Seed) 0264 201871




Dianthus caryophyllusCarnation ASBINDO


Dianthus caryophyllus is known by the name Carnation. This flower widely used in the florist industry. It has many colors. Native from Mediteranian region, and some from Siberia, Arctic, Japan and Himalayas. This plants grown at relatively high light intensity. And the temperature needs is about 75 F/24 C. 

Care Tip

Carnation may be harvested open or in the bud stage. cut flowers have a longevity in vase life at 1-7o C for storage. this flower could last 6 to 9 days in untreated water. Place the flowers at clean vase.

Where to Buy

Wahana Kharisma Flora (031- 5474286/0341- 320266), Allescia (021- 453263), Rosefarm (021) 65834009, Kebun Ciputri (021) 7805549.


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