HEDYCHIUM CORONARIUM (Butterfly Ginger)
Coronarium is a white butterfly ginger lily, and a cousin of culinary ginger Zingiber
Officinale of bread, snap and ale fame. It's
green stalks grow from thick rhizomes to a height of 3-6 ft.
From midsummer through autumn the stalks are topped with clusters of wonderfully
fragrant white flowers that look like butterflies.
Give frost protection for containerised plants.
Hardiness: fully hardy, provide a winter Mulch.Position: Full sun, well drained soils,
Not available 2015