Hedychium coronarium Koenig

Common name

English: White ginger lily

Mandarin: 姜花 (jiang hua)

Portuguese: Lírio-do-brejo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Zingiberales (25)

        Family: Zingiberaceae (11) (family description)

          Genus: Hedychium (6)

           Epithet: coronarium Koenig (2)

coronarium => from lat. corona for crown, garlanding

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Hedychium coronarium at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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