The fragrant yellow flowers have red stamens. Fragrance is more intense at dusk.
I have this tropical plant for over 20 years, it develops a strong fragnance at dusk.
Fiesta Kahili bloom with a hawk moth. Extremely fragrant blooms were very attractive to hawkmoths who frequented it most summer evenings
Fiesta Kahili seed pods opening in the winter add new color where the fragrant blooms once were.
Fiesta Kahili seed pod close up with the seeds still in it.
Fiesta Kahili seeds after being removed from the seed pod.
Fiesta Kahili seedling id. Seeds germinate easily in warm temps.
Hedychium gardnerianum 'Kahili Fiesta'