How to grow Hedychium gardnerianum

Hedychium gardnerianum grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Hedychium also known as Ginger lily or Kahili ginger or Kahila garland-lily, Hedychium gardnerianum perennial evergreen used as ornamental fragrant plant, can grow in tropics, subtropics, mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8+.

Leaves color green can be in variegate form in green with white or green with yellow, the leaves are oval.

Hedychium gardnerianum flowers

Flower color yellow or orange, two side petals in oval to triangle shape and the bottom petal in needle shape, flowers grow in the top of the stem.

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How to grow Hedychium gardnerianum growing and care:

Slightly acid soil,

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring, and in the tropic all year

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Dead stems and leaves

Size of the plant?
1-2 m, 40-80 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full shade

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
Yellow or orange flowers, top petals mostly merge in heart shape, two side petals in oval to triangle shape and the bottom petal in needle shape, flowers grow in the top of the stem

Scientific name:

Hedychium gardnerianum

How to grow Hedychium gardnerianum

Hedychium gardnerianum plant care

Hedychium gardnerianum flowers

Hedychium gardnerianum


Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Orange flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Evergreen
  • Geophyte
  • Herbaceous
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Floristry
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
  • Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Part shade Plants
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13
  • Hardiness zone 8
  • Hardiness zone 9