Butterfly Ginger Lily “Hedychium coronarium” – Plants
Hedychium coronarium, commonly known as white ginger lily, is a tropical plant native to Southeast Asia. This plant belongs to the Zingiberaceae family and is prized for its striking appearance and fragrant flowers.
The long, slender stems of the Hedychium coronarium plant can reach heights of 6 to 8 feet (1.8 to 2.4 meters). Its rich green lance-shaped leaves create a lovely backdrop for its spectacular blossoms.
This plant is particularly renowned for its enormous, white, and fragrant flowers that resemble the shape of a butterfly. Additionally, these blossoms grow on long spikes and have a sweet, spicy aroma that is popular in perfumes and floral arrangements.