Common Name: Butterfly Ginger Family: Zingiberaceae (The Ginger Family)
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A great subtropical accent in the perennial border. Tropical-looking foliage provides interest all season long. White fragrant flowers with yellow throats arrive in fall. Plant in the sunniest hottest spot in the garden in rich soil and provide good water. Mulch with fallen leaves in winter. In colder regions grow in a pot or store in dry peat moss and keep above zero.
Moist places along streams and on forest edges.
||Primary Bloom Colour||White/Cream
||Secondary Bloom Colour||Yellow
|Light Exposure||Loves Sun
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Recommended Companion Plants:
Canna "'Pretoria/Bengal Tiger'"
*The Plant Encyclopedia is updated each year to provide a close representation of our selection. Not all plants will be in stock at all times. If a certain plant is not available we might have a similar cultivar. We encourage you to email us at info at phoenixperennials.com or call ahead to check availability (604) 270-4133.