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Hedychium flavum201 viewsCanes upto 1.5 m. high bearing long glabrous, pointed leaves 50-60 cm. long. Large head of shingled green bracts from which appear a wide cluster of highly fragrant flowers. Yellow with orange patch and cream stamens. Sub-tropical.
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Lilium tigrinum 201 viewsLilium lancifolium florae-plena (Lilium tigrinum). Also known as the ‘Tiger Lily’ this species originated from Eastern China and Japan. The deep orange double flowers with intense spots makes it a striking plant. Very good for cutflowers. Grows upto 120 cm tall. Cold tolerant.
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Musa laterita200 viewsA very ornamental dwarf Musa that does not grow above 120-150 cm. Very attractive, salmon red bracts with yellow green tips. Green fruits that turn yellow on maturity. The thick glossy leaves are compact and non spreading and the midrib is reddish.
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Alocasia cultivation199 views
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Cautleya gracilis 'Lutea'199 viewsFlowering time May to August. The flowers are yellow to orange and borne on a spike 6 to 10 cm long. Tolerates cold. These are plants that belong to the Ginger Family. They are deciduous and start growing during spring and produce flowers that last over a month or more.
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Amaryllis Mrs. garfield196 viewsThis autumn flowering Amaryllis is one of the oldest English hybrid made in the UK in the 1880’s. One of the parents used was the Hippeastrum reticulatum. The flowers are pink with white stripes and one of the loveliest in the Group. The leaves are very ornamental, strap shaped with bold white line running along the middle.
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Hedychium ellipticum195 viewsDense round heads of mildly fragrant flowers. Corolla white with red anthers. Dwarf and easily adapted to pot culture. Sub-temperate.
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Hedychium greenii185 viewsStout leafy canes upto 1.5 m. high. Leaves 25 cm. long with red under surface. Dense terminal head of large fiery orange-red flowers with dark red lip and red filaments. Certainly one of the finest among the Ginger Lilies. Cold hardy.
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Hedychium consanguineum182 views‘Garland Flower’. Large, sweetly perfumed white flowers with yellow throat are borne on green, waxy, bulbous, scale-like bracts in terminal clusters. Height 2 m and silvery-haired beneath the leaves. An easy grower, it can adapt to full sunlight but requires ample moisture. Sub-tropical.
     
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