White Ginger Lily, Sontakka - Plant

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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1White Ginger Lily, Sontakka - Plant
25 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About White Ginger Lily

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.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height18 inch (46 cm)
Plant Spread 5 inch (13 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Butterfly lily
Maximum Reachable Height 3 to 6 feet
Flower Colour White
Bloom Time Seasonal bloomer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

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.

White Ginger Lily 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 Full Sun
Watering Medium
Soil Well-drained soil
Temperature 60 to 75 degrees C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

White Ginger Lily special feature

Borders. Container plants.

White Ginger Lily uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

Frequently Asked Questions

What is another name for a White Ginger Lily?

White Ginger Lily is commonly known as Butterfly lily

How tall do White Ginger Lily grow?

On average White Ginger Lily grows 3 to 6 feet

What color are White Ginger Lily?

A White Ginger Lily plant bears flowers of color White

When White Ginger Lily blooms?

With enough light, White Ginger Lily may produce White flowers in Seasonal bloomer

How hard is White Ginger Lily to grow?

A White Ginger Lily is Easy to grow

How much sunlight does a White Ginger Lily need?

A White Ginger Lily prefers Full Sun

How much water does a White Ginger Lily need?

A White Ginger Lily prefers watering Medium

What kind of soil does a White Ginger Lily need?

A White Ginger Lily prefers Well-drained soil

What temperature does a White Ginger Lily like?

A White Ginger Lily prefers 60 to 75 degrees C

How often should I fertilize my White Ginger Lily?

To encourage White Ginger Lily growth, Apply any organic fertilizer


Friday, 14 February 2020

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Friday, 22 November 2019

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Sunday, 17 November 2019

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