Flower. Flowers produce ample nectar that attracts pollinators, most
prevalent of which are hummingbirds.
Heliconia, also popularly known as lobster-claw, wild plantain or false bird-of-
paradise, is a beautiful flower with multi-color bracts and varied flower structure.
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The actual heliconia flower is fairly insignificant. What most people would call the
'flower' is actually a group of colourful specialised leaves, called bracts.
Nov 9, 2014 ... You've seen them, even if you didn't know what they were called. Heliconias are
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Collections of flowers (inflorescences) fleshy or waxy and brilliantly coloured.
Pollinated mostly by hummingbirds; one species (Heliconia solomenensis) ...
Heliconia Flower Heliconia is also known by a variety of common names
including lobster-claws, wild plantains or false bird-of-paradise. The last name
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Leaves simple. Flowers aggregated in 'inflorescences'; in panicles.
The flowers are of- ten large and beautiful and many Heliconias are grown for
use in flower arrangements. The flower group (called an "inflorescence") is