Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heliconia

Flower[edit]. Flowers produce ample nectar that attracts pollinators, most prevalent of which are hummingbirds.

www.theflowerexpert.com/content/aboutflowers/exoticflowers/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 flower structure.

www.rainforest-alliance.org/species/heliconia

Sep 14, 2012 ... A bract is a leaf structure at the base of a flower. The heliconia's flowers are tiny and found inside these bracts, which are so large and colorful ...

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

Mar 13, 2015 ... Tropical flowers never fail to astound and amaze with their forms and colors. Lobster claw plant (Heliconia rostrata) is no exception, with large, ...

www.bambooland.com.au/plants/heliconias

57 Products ... An absolutely stunning heliconia with dark green foliage and red and white flowers. Good under-story plant. Great as cut flowers and as pot plants.

www.pacificfarmers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/An-Identification-Picture-Book-for-Heliconias-and-Gingers-for-Cut-Flower-Growers.pdf

Heliconia chartacea, Sexy Scarlet or. Marissa. Smaller than Sexy Pink, but otherwise the same, a bit darker and very popular. Flowers year round. Very.

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

The actual heliconia flower is fairly insignificant. What most people would call the 'flower' is actually a group of colourful specialised leaves, called bracts.

www.southernliving.com/plants/lobster-claw-false-bird-of-paradise

Heliconias are excellent cut flowers. To extend the bloom's life, cut off the bottom 12 inches of the stem; then submerge the flowers and foliage in tepid water for ...

www.flowers.org.uk/flowers/flowers-names/e-h/heliconia

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 refers to ...