cream garland-lily USDA PLANTS Symbol: HEFL5
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Forbs/Herbs
Hedychium flavescens Carey ex Roscoe

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Taxonomic Rank: Liliopsida: Zingiberales: Zingiberaceae
Synonym(s): awapuhi melemele, cream garland-lily, yellow ginger
Native Range: India (BAIL);

EDDMapS Distribution:
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State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Haleakala National Park (Hawaii)

Invasive Listing Sources:
Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007
University of Hawaii, Botany Department, Hawaiian Alien Plant Studies, 1998