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Hedychium coccineium 'Tara'
Hedychium coccineium 'Tara'
Code: 8013Family: ZingiberaceaeGenus: Hedychium
Plant Type:Perennial
Strong growing, long blooming and more cold hardy than most Gingers; featuring 18 inch long flower spikes bearing gardenia-scented brilliant orange-red blooms. Can tolerate full sun on the coast, otherwise plant in partial-shade. Winter mulch is recommended.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 5-8' tall x 2-4' wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Rich,Well-drained,Moist,Loam
Water Use: Moderate,High
Maintenance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 7,8,9,10
Cold Hardy to 0° to 10°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesAttracts Hummingbirds Attracts Hummingbirds
Fragrant FragrantGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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