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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 ...

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.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 ...

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.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!

gardendrum.com/2014/11/09/how-to-grow-heliconia-brightest-tropical-flower

Nov 9, 2014 ... Heliconias are the ultimate exotic flowers, starring in arrangements in tropical hotels around the globe and as far away as outer space – on ...

ntbg.org/plants/plant_details.php?plantid=5839

Although these large tropical flowers are natives to only Central and South America-the Amazon rainforest- and some islands of the South Pacific, their easy  ...

wildlifeofhawaii.com/flowers/1323/heliconia-rostrata-hanging-lobster-claw

Jun 28, 2010 ... View photographs and a description of the plant Heliconia rostrata, commonly ... Description: The inconspicuous, yellow flowers emerge from ...