Hedychium coccineum var. Aurantiacum

Hedychium coccineum var. Aurantiacum

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Name

Hedychium coccineum var. Aurantiacum

What you get

You will receive a fully rooted 2ltr pot

About

Hedychium coccineum var. Aurantiacum is a great ginger with narrow glaucas green leaves and tall stems that have red/pink v-shaped marks spaced up the stem. The flowers are a flame red/orange and will appear in late summer. This is a big plant, it can reach 2.5m in its native enviroment. A very good garden ginger.

Origin

India

Planting and care

Best planted in full sun or light shade in moist, humus rich soil. It will respond well to feeding throughout the growing season. Plant deep and give a good mulch for winter protection, or to guarentee full protection you can lift part of the corm and store it frost free during winter.