Hedychium spicatum

£11.50

Hedychium spicatum

Along with Hedychium densiflorum, H. spicatum is regarded as the hardiest Hedychium species in cultivation. Narrow glossy green foliage that has a slight reddish tinge on the underside of the leaves.

You will receive a well rooted 2 ltr pot.

10 in stock

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Description

Along with Hedychium densiflorum, H. spicatum is regarded as the hardiest Hedychium species in cultivation.  Narrow glossy green foliage that has a slight reddish tinge on the underside of the leaves. Tall fragrant white flowers with an intensely golden orange throat. Very reliable ginger and is a consistent early flowerer.

Height and Spread: 1.3m x 1m

Sun/shade: Partial Shade

Soil Conditions: Moist, fertile, well drained soil.

Hardy/winter protection: Hardy but will benefit from a mulch in winter.

Also known as spiked ginger lily and Himalayan spiked ginger.