Hedychium greenii

Hedychium greenii

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Name

Hedychium greenii

What You get

You will reicieve a fully rooted 2ltr pot

About

Hedychium greenii is a very ornamental species and is unique in the genus ror a couple of reasons it has very dark green glossy leaves with a maroon/red underside that colour also infuses the stems. The flowers singularly large and a bright reddish/orange in colour it has a very different look to all other Hedychium flowers. After flowering the plant will grow a plantlet from the old flower spike so dont dead head to soon this is another unique thing only greenii does.

Origin

Southwestern Butan

Planting and care

Best planted in full sun or light shade in moist humus rich soil all will respond well to feeding through out the growing season. Plant deep and give a good mulch for winter protection this will do for most winters you can lift part of the corm and store frost free and dry as an insurance.