Pincushion Hedychium (Hedychium thyrsiforme) in the Ginger Lilies Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 4 to 6 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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