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Hedychiums (Ginger)

Sold in 3.5" pots rooted plants from March to November or rhizome from December to February

Hedychiums make a marvelous tropical subject for the garden. They fill air with breathtaking fragrances of their blooms. There are many ranges of color which include reds, pinks, whites, yellows, oranges and soft pastel shades. Showy butterfly shaped blooms emerge from the terminal spike atop a cane like growth. We are happy to say we carry one of the best hedychium selections around with many new varieties and some old. Hedychiums grow in any good garden soil or potted container and are not particular about drainage. They prefer a little afternoon shade of filtered light in warmer climates. Very hardy they can take temperature to almost freezing. Hedychiums will reward you with lush green tropical foliage and exquisite fragrant flowers summer through fall!
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Hedychium Kinkako

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A gorgeous hybrid with very large butterfly shaped soft peach flowers with a darker salmon throat. Exceptionally fragrant and prolific bloomer. Height to 5'.
Mid summer bloomer.
$12.95
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Hedychium Villosum

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Beautiful, fragrant pure white blooms surrounding the spike,on a 5' stalk with long narrow graceful and arching leaves. Blooms late summer and fall. $9.95
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Hedychium Beni-Oran

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Stout growing habit with large wide leaves with heavy texture. Large loose bloom heads 12" long of deep yellow flowers with a dark red throat and prominent red stamen surround the terminal spike. Blooms summer/fall Height to 6" $13.95
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Hedychium Oto-Himi

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Hybrid of Japanese origin, it has beautiful large inflorescence of lovely soft pink petals and peachy pink throat and stamen will really get your attention. Highly recommended! Quantities limited! $14.95
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Hedychium Anne S. Bishop

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Very large golden yellow flowers with a darker yellow throat and orange red stamen adorn this tall open spike of inflorescence. Very fragrant! $13.95
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Hedychium Thrysiforme
(Frilly White)

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This species is an attractive fall bloomer. The foliage is wide and has a rippled texture. It produces masses of small white flowers, delicately scented with long stamens that look as if it's been shredded. Very unusual! $11.95
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Hedychium Coronarium
(Var-Maximum)

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This sensational hybrid has the largest butterfly shaped flowers of all Hedychiums, 4" wide which smother the terminal spike, flowers are glistening white with a small creamy/yellow throat and very fragrant Extraordinary! $14.95
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Hedychium Maiko

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Of Japanese origin, this ginger is a tall thin leafed hybrid with purple overtures on the underside of its leaves. The flower spike is densely clustered with purple white flowers with a lime green throat and white stamen. Very aromatic! Limited Quantities. $9.95
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Hedychium
(Giant Hybrid Yellow)

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Cross pollinated to get large flowers this ginger has very large clusters of 4" flowers on a 1' spike, its flowers are a creamy yellow with a darker yellow throat. A very tall sturdy thick stalk with large broad leaves. Height to 9'. One of the largest Hedychiums. Nice landscape specimen! $10.95
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Hedychium
(Coccineum)

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A tall thin species producing a long spike of scarlet orange flowers, not individually large but are densely clustered. Height to 8'. Very fragrant! $11.95
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Hedychium Gardnerianum
(Kahili Ginger)

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This is a very popular ginger, it has large waxy leaves and sturdy sterns and stalks. Its inflorescence is spiked and has many bright yellow flowers with long orange/red prominent stamens for pollination. This species is often used in cross hybridizing! $8.95
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Hedychium
(Greenii)

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An exciting variety with bold salmon red flowers shaped like ruffled butterflies with a delicate scent which adorns the spike. unique to this particular ginger is that it produces plantlets on the terminal inflorescence after blooming, which can be planted to produce other plants. Its foliage is also beautiful because of its maroon/red undersides. It grows to 4' partial sun or shade. Definitely and eye catcher! $11.95
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Hedychium Flavum
(Yellow Butterfly Ginger)

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With its attractive long green leaves with a slight fuzziness, this ginger has open long spikes of pastel yellow flowers with a beautiful heady aroma. Can grow up to 7' needs some sun to bloom well. $7.95
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Hedychium Coronarium
(White Butterfly)

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Each individual flower on the terminal green cone looks like a white butterfly in flight. One whiff of the flowers and it sends mental images of the tropics to your mind. Needs some sun to bloom. Highly perfumed! $7.95
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Hedychium Longicornutum
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Native to Malaysia, but hardy in the States, this epiphytic species has a very striking bloom, out of the terminal cone comes a mass of red and yellow flowers long and thin with very long stamens of white and yellow tipped. Not a tall plant 2' to 3', it is one of the most bizarre looking Hedychiums we have ever seen. Definitely and eye catcher! $17.95
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Hedychium Coccineum
(Var. Aurantiacum)

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Known as the orange brush ginger. Modest sized plant 5' ft. with close ranks of waxy leaves, its spike features six precise rows of small orange flowers with 3" orange stamens projecting outwards. Grows best when protected from mid-day sun. Very popular! Hardy to zone 7. $14.95
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Hedychium Hybrid
"Filigree"

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Fantastic short 3' multi-stemmed plant with medium sized fragrant golden blooms. Free blooming from July - October and makes an excellent foundation planting. Hardy zone 7. A personal favorite! $11.95
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Hedychium Hybrid
"Pink Flame"
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Lovely hybrid that is 5' ft. tall with short flowering spikes that have many large white flowers with deep rose flame like spots in the middle lip, flowers are very fragrant and blooms from July to October. Hardy in zones 7 to 10. $13.95
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Hedychium Hybrid
"Luna Moth"
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Sensational hybrid with giant curled white fragrant flowers up to 4" across resembling a giant moth in flight. Stocky and broad leafed short plant 3' to 4' ft.. It blooms from August to October and is hardy to zone 8 thru 10. $18.95
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Hedychium
" Apricot"
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Elegant butterfly blooms appear in tight clusters of this tall thin leaved 6' ft. ginger; the fragrance reminiscent of a fresh apricot. A great ginger! Hardy to zone 7 or higher. $15.95
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Hedychium Pink "V"

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Unbelievable new hybrid! Very elegant large creamy colored flowers with a dark samonthroat and stamens. Blooms from June to October. Height 6 to 7' ft., Zone 7 to 10. $9.95
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Hedychium Hasseltii
"Giant Moth"
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A dwarf plant 18" with shiny leaves. It has a slender spike, with spicy scented white flowers having 4 narrow petals held far out from the stem. It's a epiphyte from Java and will flower at anytime of the year in a greenhouse but can be grown outdoors with good mulch to zone 8. Prefers partial shade or morning sun. $14.95
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Hedychium Hybrid
"Tac Moto"

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A sensational pure golden yellow ginger with a darker yellow throat and stamen. It was obtained from Mr. Moto in Hawaii in 1995. The petals are slender with a breathtaking fragrance. We finally have enough to sell! Hardy to zone 8 or higher. $14.95
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Hedychium Hybrid
" Pink Sparks"
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Outstanding butterfly ginger that has gorgeous; slightly fragrant, small pink flowers and pin-cushion like, long pink stamens. Grows to 6' ft. with young shoots a bronzy color. Hardy to zone 7 and flowers August to October. $13.95
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Hedychium Hybrid
" White Starburst"
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Interesting ginger. 6' ft. tall and has a ring of ten medium size white fragrant flowers in a pin-wheel like ring pattern. Bloom from September to November and are hardy to zone 7 and higher. $14.95
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Hedychium Hybrid
"Lemon Sherbert"

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A handsome 8' ft. tall robust ginger with foot long spikes that may have up to 50 3" yellow ruffled flowers with pink stamens. Blooms from June to October and is hardy to zone 8 or higher. $14.95
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"Pradhamii"

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 A vigorous ginger that bears dense clusters of creamy-white flowers with contrasting coral stamens. All time favorite for fragrance. $11.95
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Hedychium
"Gahili"

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An outstanding ginger with pastel peachy pink blooms surrounding a 8"spike atop the 5' stalks in late summer & fall. Partial to full sun. $11.95
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Hedychium
Thai Spirit
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A sensational new species brought back from Thailand, bluish waxy stalks and leaves that sport foot long spike of glowing orange flowers highly fragrant. A recommended favorite! $18.95
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Hedychium
"Betty Ho"

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A splendid large butterfly ginger that was hybridized by the famous Lyons Arboretum in Oahu Hawaii, it's height is 6'to 7' with lovely light creamy yellow flowers and salmon orange centers and stamens with an unforgettable sweet gardenia fragrance. $18.95
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Hedychium
"Elizabeth"

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A magnificent butterfly ginger with raspberry colored flowers with wavy edges on a 8"spike. Height 6'to 8' partial sun, One of our most popular gingers! $11.95
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Hedychium
"Tangerine"

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A fantastic new hybrid that will stand out in the the garden landscape, beautiful fragrant solid orange-pink flowers adorn this 5' to 6'ginger with lovely green foliage, blooming Aug - Oct A truly sensational addition! $12.25
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Hedychium
"Double Eagle"

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A strong upright ginger with a 6"to 8" flower spike of large coppery gold flowers and darker coppery center. Very nice fragrance, partial sun Extremely fragrant! $15.95
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Hedychium
"Kahili White"

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A wonder species of kahili with small attractive white flowers on tall spikes, sturdy stems with large wide leaves. Mild sweet fragrance! $16.95
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Hedychium
"Kewense"

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Gorgeous! Bloom is densely packed with masses of pink raspberry flowers that are mildly fragrant .Outstanding 6'to7' butterfly ginger probably was named for the Kew gardens in England. $16.95
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Hedychium
"Kahili Ann"

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Another fantastic hybrid from Lyons Arb. in Hawaii very similar in height and flower size as Betty Ho except it's flowers are pastel orange-pink with darker coral orange centers.Height 6'to7' partial sun. $18.95

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