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(Zingiberaceae)

Hedychium coronarium - BSWJ3745

Pot Size: 2 litre
Price: £9.00
Description:
From one of our seed collections gathered from the hills of north-eastern Taiwan in the autumn of 1996. Where this species had escaped from cultivation where it is highly valued for its very fragrant white flowers, having originated from the Sino-Himalayan region. A rhizomatous perennial we have grown in an open field for many years with minimal protection to the roots, where it has thrived and multiplied with upright stems to 1.1m tall bearing broad pale green leaves and a loose terminal spike of scented white flowers in late summer to October. Easily grown in full sun to part shade in a leafy moisture retentive but drained soil, protect the rhizomes from frost. **** **** **** **** **** *** This plant is also supplied as open ground/bare-rooted plant when dormant.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Zingiberaceae) Hedychium coronarium BSWJ3745
Group Colour Blooms Size
Perennial White Late summer, autumn medium
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Normal Part shade, Sun Semi evergreen bold Taiwan
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
Yes ORNAMENTAL fruit
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