Etlingera elatior 'White Torch'

Common Names 

English: white torch ginger

Spanish: antorcha blanca


'White Torch' has tall, gracefully arching 10-12 foot leaves and lovely porcelain white inflorescences from 3-4 feet tall.  The white "petals" are actually bracts, which later reveal small yellow true flowers inside.  Attractive in the garden and as an exotic, but not long lasting, cut flower.  Blooms throughout the year.  Propagated by division and seeds.



Etlingera elatior 'White Torch'
Etlingera elatior 'White Torch'




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