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A picture of a Ginger Lily

Ginger Lily

Hedychium gracile

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Ginger Lily Overview

This species grows up to 60cm long. The leaves are glaucous beneath. Flowers in 10cm spikes. Petals are green-white.

Common problems with Ginger Lily

How to propagate Ginger Lily

Division

Division in spring; rhizomes should not be divided when dormant.

Rhizomes

Other uses of Ginger Lily

Grown for their fragrant, showy flowers.