Hedychium coronarium ‘Gold Spot’
Large flowered, very scented, hardy ginger
Supplied as a bare root rhizome in growth.
(Rhizomes are wrapped in damp coir for transport)
A hybrid selection from a renowned nursery in India. Like the species H. coronarium, ‘Gold Spot’ has large white flowers but with an egg yellow spot at the centre of the flower and like the species the flowers are beautifully scented, particularly in the evenings.
This is one of the hardier species and requires only a mulch of dry bark clippings in winter.
Full Sun/Part shade
Well drained soil
RHS hardiness rating H4/H5
Plants are Supplied as a bare root rhizome in growth. Rhizomes are wrapped in damp coir for transport and are similar to the plants seen in pictures 2 and 3. Picture one shows the flowers on a planted specimen and is not the plant for sale.