Heliconia, derived from the Greek word helikonios, is a genus of flowering plants
in the Heliconiaceae. Most of the ca 194 known species are native to the ...
Heliconiaceae species list, Heliconia of Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden. ... The
families of flowering plants: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and
information retrieval. Version: 4th March 2011. ... Comments: Large Claw Type.
members.iinet.net.au/~meckms/Heliconia Information Page.html
Heliconias grow from an underground system of rhizomes. Rhizomes are a type
of root (the ginger that you buy in the supermarket is a piece of rhizome from the ...
Small sized, although can grow long, pendular heliconia flower ... Heliconia
chartacea, Sexy Yellow .... All these types of flowers are long lasting, very good
Beautiful heliconia with its exotic flowers gives a South Florida landscape the ...
at first glance orange varieties of this plant are often mistaken for orange bird.
Heliconias are the most commonly known tropical flowering plants with most
people ... Most heliconias can be broken down into 3 types, Psittocorums, Erect ...
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, ...
You should refer instead to the current version of The Plant List. The Plant ... The
genus Heliconia is in the family Heliconiaceae in the major group Angiosperms ...
Find more information about Growing Heliconias, Heliconias plant care. ... Flower
Types ... Heliconia flowers are actually highly modified leaves and bracts.
There's a wide range of heliconia varieties, including some that grow to tree-like
... are perfect for adding tropical flair as annuals or container garden plants.