Hedychium densiflorum Assam Orange (Ginger Lily) Exotic Plant – Hardy!
These amazing plants display lush foliage of palm-like leaves and bright orange flowers from late Summer to first frosts. Great to give your garden that exotic look and extra colour later in the season .
The plants are from Rhizomes and in cold winters protecting the plant with a heavy mulch, (Leaves or bark) will ensure good success each year. Cut dead stems back to base in the winter and cover. Clear mulch away when there is no danger of heavy frosts in the spring. The plant will form a good size clump and can be divided if it becomes to big.
Likes full sun in a sheltered position. Can also grow in part shade, prefers afternoon sun if in part shade to grow best.
Grown in a 2 ltr pot, growing well.