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 are tropical plants related to bananas, cannas and gingers. ... Most
varieties of heliconias will grow well in full sun, where others require partial
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 ...
Heliconias are the most commonly known tropical flowering plants with most ...
down into 3 types, Psittocorums, Erect Heliconias and Pendant Heliconias.
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.
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.
There are about 40 different species of heliconia. The leaves of this plant are
paddle-shaped, and they are related to the banana family. Heliconias are ...
Jan 24, 2016 ... Before arriving in Brazil, I had never heard of heliconias. Now, here in our garden
we have various varieties and are on the look out for more.