Item #: 4511
Zones: 7b to 10b
Height: 72" tall
Origin: Himalayan Mountains
Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L) ?
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(aka: Hedychium coccineum 'Tara') Hedychium 'Tara', a selection of the high mountain Himalayan species Hedychium gardnerianum,is a good performer in the upper South as well as the Pacific Northwest. Hedychium 'Tara' is one of only a few ginger lilies to be awarded the Royal Horticulture Society Award of Garden Merit for outstanding garden value. Hedychium 'Tara' emerges in late spring with 6' spikes of grey-green foliage that rockets skyward. In late summer, the vigorous clumps are topped with lightly fragrant, 16" bottlebrush spikes of bright orange flowers...stunning!