Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili Ginger Lily, Hardy Ginger)


Hedychium griffithianum (Griffith's Butterfly Lily, Hardy Ginger)

Family: Zingiberaceae
Zone: 7 - 10
Natural Range: Himalayas; India, Nepal and Bhutan
Soil: Average to moist, humus rich
Light: Sun, part sun
Height: 6’ – 8’
Bloom Time: August to October

Attributes: Deciduous. Rhizomatous. Fragrant yellow flowers with contrasting red stamen and anthers. Tropical looking foliage.

Notes: One of the best reliable blooming Gingers for cooler summer climates. Mulch crowns with leaves in zones below 9 during the winter.

Companion Plants:

Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili Ginger Lily, Hardy Ginger)


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