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White Ginger Lily, Sontakka - Plant

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The white and scented species is Hedychium coronarium. It belongs to Zingiberaceae (Ginger) family. The plant blooms very profusely from summer to end of monsoon. Outside this period also flowers appear on and off.
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Plant height : 2 feet (+/- 20%)
The plant is potted in 6 inch plastic Pot
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Description for White Ginger Lily, Sontakka

Our Camia plant (also called White Ginger) continued to bloom profusely with the The White ginger lily (Hedychium coronarium) is originally from the Himalayas angouba in Manipuri, sontaka in Marathi, and suruli sugandhi in Kannada.

Common name Flower colours Bloom time Height Difficulty
Butterfly lily White Seasonal bloomer 3 to 6 feet Easy to grow

Planting and care

Plants need deep fertile soils. Plants like moist and cool weather - especially during blooming periods. The plants require plenty of water from April - November.

Sunlight Soil Water Temperature Fertilizer
Full Sun Well-drained soil Medium 60 to 75 degrees C Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for White Ginger Lily

    They are winged and are capable of flight. Thrips cause immense damage to tender shoots and flower buds. Thrips have saw-like mouth parts with which they rasp the parts of plant and suck the juice. The affected parts look as if they are burnt.

Typical uses of White Ginger Lily

Special features: Borders. Container plants.

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.

References

    http://www.indiaplants.com/plant-details.php?x=CbzVso+pekk= http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a521

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Monday, 02 July 2018
Perfect product to improve the ambience in your home and give it a fresh look!
Jane
Monday, 02 July 2018
How often I need to water it?
Rajyalakshmi Marudadu
Sunday, 01 July 2018
Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more
Kenpi Lollen Padu
Sunday, 01 July 2018
I had ordered this plant...I m very much satisfied with Nurserylive.... :)
arvindeka chaudhary
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Pot seems to be really small. DO I have to shift the plan to the bigger pot as it starts growing in a few months?
Purnima Tripathi

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