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£11.99  Hedychium 'Devon Cream' - 3Ltr    


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Plant Details

Soil Type: Fertile/moist/well-drained
Soil PH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Scented?: Strongly-scented
Seasonal Interest: Summer, Autumn
Hardiness  Half hardy - will take light frost. Protect from cold and wet, mulch/wrap/fleece in position or move to cool greenhouse.
(Ginger lily)
Family Zingiberaceae
Originating from unknown

Thought to have come from the garden at Great Dixter but its source is unknown. It maybe a cross between coronarium and gardenerianum. Broad green leaves, cream flowers with a yellow centre and very scented, particularly of an evening.
Grow in fertile, moist soil in sun/part shade and lift before the first frosts. Indoors, grow in bright filtered light. Do not allow compost to dry. Divide and re-pot regularly to maintain health and vigour.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 1.5m

Spread 1m
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