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Hedychium ellipticum

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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A beautiful species with long spidery spikes of white flowers looking like a shaving brush. Height 1.2m. Best in light shade and plant deeply to overwinter in the ground.

Pot SizeTotal Price
0.45 litres

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Plant Finder: about Hedychium ellipticum

Common names

Garland flower, Ginger lily


Hedychium ellipticum (Garland flower). This species grows up to 2m long. The leaves are elliptic or oblong with short spike. The ffowers are in dense spike, corolla 2-lobed, yellow-white.

Interest and use

Grown for their fragrant, showy flowers.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Hedychium ellipticum | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Humus-rich
  • WaterMoist

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