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Family: ZINGIBERACEAE 

 Hedychium roxburghii
 
 
  
Author:  Carl Ludwig von Blume 1827
Family:  Zingiberaceae
Habitat:  Java
Soil:  Peat
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  3 centimetres
Height:  80 centimetres
Flower:  White to Crème colour
Reproduction:  Seeds/Rhizomes
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

   This member of the Zingiberaceae family was described by Carl Ludwig von Blume in 1827. It is found on Java, growing in peat with some water and some sun. The rhizomes will grow up to three centimetres in diameter, the whole plant up to 80 centimetres in height. The flowers are white to crème coloured.

Seen as a member of the Scitaminceae family.