'Banana Split'

 

 

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Cultivar epithet:  'Banana Split'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia bihai

Description:  Erect inflorescence, 6 to 9 distichous bracts, chocolate (burnt sienna) on lower cheek with thick yellow band along lip, lip green distally, rachis chocolate to greenish-yellow, ovary and pedicel yellow.  Vegetation musoid.  Height 5 to 18 feet.

Nominant:  D. Carli

Publication:  Berry, F. and W.J. Kress. 1991. Heliconia: An identification guide. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington.

 

 
Heliconia bihai 'Banana Split'

 

  

 

 

 

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