Asked on Aug 9, 2012

what are these flowers?

KaySharron WDouglas Hunt


These were taken @ Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs, AR. The white flowers smelled wonderfully sweet. I would love to know what they are & get some of them.
7 answers
  • Dianne
    on Aug 9, 2012

    I think it is some type of Ginger...but what

  • Dianne
    on Aug 9, 2012

    maybe Globba magnifica, white dragon...

  • Walter Reeves
    on Aug 9, 2012

    definitely a about Hedychium coronarium ?

  • Dianne
    on Aug 9, 2012

    Ginger Hedychium C.White Butterfly...believe you are right, Mr. Walter Reeves. Thanks

  • Douglas Hunt
    on Aug 10, 2012

    Walter's exactly right. Mine are blooming now.

  • Sharron W
    on Sep 7, 2012

    Thanks for the I'D. This is what I have in my beds that I transpanted from the FIL after he passed, he told me it was Ginger but didn't know more than that....He loved this plant for the frangrance....

  • Kay
    on Oct 6, 2016

    Yes they are ginger lilies...In Hawaii the blooms are used to make leis. Nice to bring inside for the lovely fragrance

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