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White Ginger

Hedychium coronarium

Description:

Plant in the ginger family, with white, yellow or salmon pink color, very fragrant, in fact the name Hedychium means: fragrant snow, and although not native to America, is the national flower of Cuba. The flower is very attractive to moths.

Habitat:

Gardens and edges of forest

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Jonathan Sequeira
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Jonathan Sequeira

Alajuela, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 17, 2012
Submitted on Sep 3, 2012

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