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Common name

English: White ginger lily

Mandarin: 姜花 (jiang hua)

Portuguese: Lírio-do-brejo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Zingiberales (26)

        Family: Zingiberaceae (12)(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

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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