white ginger


noun

a tall plant, Hedychium coronarium, of the ginger family, native to tropical Asia, having long, broad leaves and showy, fragrant white flowers.

Nearby words

  1. white fragility,
  2. white friar,
  3. white frost,
  4. white gangrene,
  5. white gasoline,
  6. white globe lily,
  7. white gold,
  8. white goods,
  9. white guilt,
  10. white gum

Also called ginger lily.

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