White Ginger Lily, Sontakka - Plant
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.
|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.
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Perfect product to improve the ambience in your home and give it a fresh look!
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Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more