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Hedychium coronarium’s blooms are ideal as cut flowers to scent your indoors

Hedychium coronarium (White Ginger Lily, White Ginger, Butterfly Ginger Lily, Garland Flower)

Butterfly Ginger Lily or Garland Flower is a widely cultivated garden ornamental and as a source of cut flowers.

It is considered invasive in many regions of the world, namely Japan, Philippines, Mauritius, South Africa, Mexico and Hawaii, to name a few.

Hedychium coronarium is the National Flower of Cuba where it is known as mariposa, literally ‘butterfly’ due to its shape.

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