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