Pincushion Ginger- Broad jungle like foliage with a dramatic inflorescence with white spidery flowers. 

BGE Accession number:19825041

Hedychium thyrsiforme Sm.

Living plants of this accession

19825041BG52Lowland Tropics
19825041CG17Temperate Lands

Hedychium thyrsiforme is a very distinguishable species with luxuriant foliage that is heavily vained and dark green and will grow from 1-2m in height. The flower is wider than it is tall and creamy white in colour and unsented. Hardy to -10 or more if well mulched.

Text & Images – Sylvie Soudan