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Hedychium densiflorum 'LS&H 17393'

14th August 2005

Originally collected by Ludlow, Sherriff and Hicks in 1949 in Bhutan. This form is quite small growing and has paler orange flowers than many others. Experience has shown it to be one of the hardiest of Hedychiums in cultivation.

17th August 2006

17th August 2008

7th August 2009

30th July 2011

This pattern, with the upper and lower flowers opening while the centre of the spike remains in bud, seems to be characteristic of the clone.

15th August 2015