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Plant ID...Supposedly from Cuban Mountains?

Posted by mrpmml 10b (My Page) on
Thu, May 31, 07 at 22:44

Uncle gave me this a year ago, saying it only grows in the mountains in eastern cuba...smells good, blooms every 4 months, slow grower, Any body know what it is?

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RE: Plant ID...Supposedly from Cuban Mountains?

It's a Hedychium hybrid. Common name is "butterfly" ginger. It looks like Gold Flame or Pink Flame or Lemon Beauty but there are so many hybrids that look alike. It's beautiful. I grow dozens of these gingers and they are all nice.


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