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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heliconia

Heliconia, derived from the Greek word helikonios, is a genus of flowering plants in the family Heliconiaceae. Most of the ca 194 known species are native to the ...

www.south-florida-plant-guide.com/heliconia.html

Beautiful heliconia with its exotic flowers gives a South Florida landscape the lush look of the tropics. Read all about it!

www.costafarms.com/plants/heliconia

Heliconia is a bold, tropical, heat-loving perennial. Get tips for growing heliconia in your yard.

www.theflowerexpert.com/content/aboutflowers/exoticflowers/heliconia

Image of Heliconia Heliconia, also popularly known as lobster-claw, wild plantain or false bird-of-paradise, is a beautiful flower with multi-color bracts and varied ...

www.bambooland.com.au/plants/heliconias

57 Products ... Heliconias are an integral part of any tropical garden design. The form great back drops and screens with the large upright leaves. Most tolerate full ...

members.iinet.net.au/~meckms/Heliconia%20Information%20Page.html

Introduction to Heliconias. Heliconias are tropical plants related to bananas, cannas and gingers. There are about 100 different individual species, and most ...

edis.ifas.ufl.edu/fp249

Introduction. The many species of heliconia are rainforest herbs that occur within the understory or densely at the forest periphery (Fig. 1). A few rapidly colonize ...

www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/lobster-claw-plant/heliconia-growing-conditions.htm

Mar 13, 2015 ... Lobster claw plant (Heliconia rostrata) is no exception, with large, brightly hued bracts that cluster up a stem. Heliconia lobster claw is also ...

www.rainforest-alliance.org/species/heliconia

Sep 14, 2012 ... There are about 40 different species of heliconia. The leaves of this plant are paddle-shaped, and they are related to the banana family.