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

I have got a healthy plant with great packageing.Thanks to nurserylive to give me a great satisfaction.

sasanka sai

Friday, 22 November 2019

What are other names of this plant?

Jagruti Jain

Sunday, 17 November 2019

I can see the love and care that goes into shipping my plants, thanks nurserylive.

Sunka Riba

Saturday, 16 November 2019

he plant was very nicely packed. Thanks for the plant surely will order more

Kalyan Singh Sajwan

Tuesday, 12 November 2019

"I ve bought quite a few of these and are growing very well.

Thyagaraj Pullappa

Friday, 08 November 2019

I have it on my table with a Lucky Bamboo and looks great!

Rajyalakshmi Marudadu

Thursday, 07 November 2019

Good packaging and good plants& Nice deals...

Parvati Gujju

Friday, 01 November 2019

Plant is in good health.. I m really happy with this little one.

Alvisia Sule

Friday, 01 November 2019

Have never ordered plants on line before but want to tell you how absolutely thrilled I am with the plants.

yogesh patel

Saturday, 26 October 2019

Keep it away from harsh direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.

Sugandh Jain

Thursday, 24 October 2019

I like the plant, this is the only plant survive 7 days in traffic and after 2 days it becomes healthier again.

Anjana Boro

Sunday, 20 October 2019

Received in good condition. Liked them very much!

Mondakranta Saikia

Saturday, 19 October 2019

Thank you Nurserylive for such nice live plants collection

Seema Sethi

Monday, 07 October 2019

Can this grown in hot places.

B anand

Monday, 02 July 2018

Perfect product to improve the ambience in your home and give it a fresh look!


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

Friday, 29 June 2018

Can be kept in semi shade areas

Bibha Singh

Friday, 29 June 2018

Good packaging and good plants& Nice deals...

Karabi Dutta

Friday, 29 June 2018

Received in good condition. Liked them very much!

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Thursday, 28 June 2018

Have never ordered plants on line before but want to tell you how absolutely thrilled I am with the plants.

Harmeet Singh

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Amazed us with safe and sound delivery

Joshi Prisy

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Good for the price paid

Shyamala Rao

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Gift for my father and he loved it

Kiheto Sumi

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Nice plant. team is also always ready to help. Go for this if you are interested in buying a online plant. you wont be disappointed.

Kiran Mayi

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Wow plant in excellent shape.

p Chaithanya reddy

Monday, 25 June 2018

This plant is exactly what I wanted.

Hemant baid

Monday, 25 June 2018

when I put the plant indoors totally, it started having yellow leaves.


Sunday, 24 June 2018

Very nice plant ...n very neatly packed


Sunday, 24 June 2018

Quick delivery, good price

Suman Goyal

Sunday, 24 June 2018

Buy this just 2 weeks ago .and its growing very nice

Debarghya Banik

Sunday, 24 June 2018

Got the plant in excellent shape. Looks great!

Pawan Mehra

Saturday, 23 June 2018

Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more

Kalyan Singh Sajwan

Friday, 22 June 2018

This plant can be grown anywhere in the house in?indirect sunlight.

Senthil Krishnan

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Couldn t find it anywhere else.

Kumari Divya

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Fresh and beautiful, Must buy!

Rajinder Ahuja

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Appealing, elegant and easy to grow plant.

Monika Sharma

Thursday, 21 June 2018

I really impressed with live plant I purchased online from nurserylive, the packaging was superb.. Thanks

Sushma Bhushan

Thursday, 21 June 2018

"I can t wait to bulk purchase again.


Thursday, 21 June 2018

This plant initially takes time to grow.

Dhrubajyoti Das

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

I received product with very good quality. But its not as per there image.

Vishal Tejaswi

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Thanks Nurserylive. i could not get this product in my area without you!

Rajyalakshmi Marudadu

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Good quality they all grow nicely?

AMit Saraf

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

I like very much this product.also i received a free gift on my order,i suggest everyone to buy N.L.

Sinoj Sadanandan

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Bit price is high but it s amazing plant, sun is not required only lighting is enough at any conditions even room light is enough for this plant.

Santhosh Santy

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

As good as shown in the website, plant is healthy. Packing was awesome.

Ishu Shahi

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Wow nice plants and delivered in great condition..


Monday, 18 June 2018

Great plant..looked nice.

Gaurav Narwania

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