Ginger Plants
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planting White Butterfly Ginger

Zone Yorktown Virginia 23693 | Anonymous added on November 9, 2018 | Answered

Hi, I have 3 Rhizome with roots (Hedychium Coronarium) How deep should I plant the bulb in rich soil. I will be planting indoors and will transfer outdoors later Linda

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on November 11, 2018

What I recommend doing is the dig a hole with a total of about 5 to 7 inches of depth. Plant the rhizome and try to make it to where the top of the rhizome is about 2 or 3 inches from the top of the soil.

This article will give you more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/ornamental-ginger/butterfly-ginger-lilies.htm

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