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Hedychium gardnerianum 'Compactum'
R. Adams @ Gainesville Tree Farm, FL

Hedychium gardnerianum 'Compactum'

Gardner's Hardy Ginger Lily

Item #: 2991

Zones: 7b to 10b

Height: 48" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Nepal

Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L)

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From Nepal comes possibly the showiest of all of the hedychium species. Hedychium gardnerianum boasts giant flower heads of brilliant yellow, fragrant flowers, but the highlight is the dark orange stigmas that protrude from each flower and provide a stunning contrast from September through permitting. Please join me in a late night toast to protruding stigmas!