The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hedychium

The genus Hedychium is in the family Zingiberaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Hedychium

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Hedychium aureum C.B.Clarke & H.Mann ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium biflorum Sirirugsa & K.Larsen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium bijiangense T.L.Wu & S.J.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium bipartitum G.Z.Li Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium boloveniorum K.Larsen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium bordelonianum W.J.Kress & K.J.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium borneense R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium bousigonianum Pierre ex Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium brevicaule D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium calcaratum A.S.Rao & D.M.Verma Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium champasakense Picheans. & Wongsuwan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium chayanianum Wongsuwan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium coccineum Buch.-Ham. ex Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium collinum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium convexum S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium coronarium J.Koenig Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium cylindricum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium deceptum N.E.Br. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium densiflorum Wall. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium efilamentosum Hand.-Mazz. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium elatum R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium ellipticum Buch.-Ham. ex Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium elwesii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium erythrostemon K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium flavescens Carey ex Roscoe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium flavum Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium forrestii Diels Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium gardnerianum Sheppard ex Ker Gawl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium gardnerianum Roscoe Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hedychium glabrum S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium glaucum Roscoe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium gomezianum Wall. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium gracile Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium gracillimum A.S.Rao & D.M.Verma Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium grandiflorum Regel Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium gratum Wall. ex Voigt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium greenii W.W.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium griersonianum R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium griffithianum Wall. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium hasseltii Blume Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium hirsutissimum Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium hookeri C.B.Clarke ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium horsfieldii R.Br. ex Wall. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium intermedium Blume Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium khaomaenense Picheans. & Mokkamul Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium kwangsiense T.L.Wu & S.J.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium larsenii M.Dan & C.Sathish Kumar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium lineare R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium longicornutum Griff. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium longipedunculatum Sastry & D.M.Verma Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium longipetalum X.Hu & N.Liu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium luteum Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium macrorrhizum Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium malayanum Ridl. ex Burkill & Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium marginatum C.B.Clarke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium menghaiense X.Hu & N.Liu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium menglianense Y.Y.Qian Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium × moorei W.Watson Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium muanwongyathiae Picheans. & Wongsuwan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium muluense R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium neocarneum T.L.Wu, K.Larsen & Turland Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium nutantiflorum H.Dong & G.J.Xu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium paludosum M.R.Hend. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium parvibracteatum T.L.Wu & S.J.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium pauciflorum S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium peregrinum N.E.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium philippinense K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium phuluangense Picheans. & Wongsuwan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium poilanei K.Larsen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium puerense Y.Y.Qian Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium pynursulaeanum S.K.Jain & S.C.Srivast. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium qingchengense Z.Y.Zhu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium radiatum A.S.Rao & Hajra Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium raoi G.D.Pal & G.S.Giri Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium robustum A.S.Rao & Hajra Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium roxburghii Blume Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Hedychium rubrum A.S.Rao & D.M.Verma Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium samuiense Sirirugsa & K.Larsen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium satyanarayanum S.C.Srivast. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium siamense Picheans. & Wongsuwan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium simaoense Y.Y.Qian Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium sirirugsae M.Dan & C.Sathish Kumar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium speciosum Wall. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium spicatum Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium stenopetalum Lodd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium tenellum (K.Schum.) R.M.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium tengchongense Y.B.Luo Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium thaianum Mokkamul & Picheans. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium thyrsiforme Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium tienlinense D.Fang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium tomentosum Sirirugsa & K.Larsen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium venustum Wight Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium villosum Wall. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Hedychium wardii C.E.C.Fisch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium × wilkeanum W.Watson Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium ximengense Y.Y.Qian Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium yungjiangense S.Q.Tong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Hedychium yunnanense Gagnep. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26

Statistics

The Plant List includes 168 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Hedychium. Of these 93 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 28 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Hedychium. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 168 species names for the genus Hedychium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 93 55.4%
Synonym 70 41.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 5 3.0%

All names

The status of the 196 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Hedychium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 95 48.5%
Synonym 96 49.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 5 2.6%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 168 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Hedychium, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 93 70 0 0 163 97.0%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 5 5 3.0%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Hedychium is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.6%
WCSP 93 70 0 4 0 167 99.4%