Scarlet Ginger, also known as Scarlet Gingerlily or Orange Bottlebrush Ginger is a spectacular flowering ginger that is native to the Himalayas, India and Indochina where it grows on the edges of forests and in mountain grasslands. Plants prefers partial sunshine but with proper irrigation will tolerate full sun. This hardy lily is a herbaceous perennial that adds spectacular color and tropical magic to any garden.
Latin Name: Hedychium coccineum
Site and Soil: Well draining soil and partial sunlight
Hardiness: 0º Fahrenheit
Size at Maturity: 5-6 feet in height
Bloom Time: Throughout summer
USDA Zone: 7
Also be sure to check out our other hardy ginger, Myoga Ginger!