'Bucky'

 

 

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Cultivar epithet:  'Bucky'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia stricta

Description:  Erect inflorescence, 3 to 6 distichous bracts, red with very narrow green margin along distal lip and narrow yellow margin on proximal lip, basal bract with green keel, rachis red, sepals white proximally and green distally with white tip, ovary and pedicel white.  Vegetation musoid.  Height 4 to 7 feet.

Nominant:  B. Ramsaroop (1986)

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

 

 
Heliconia stricta 'Bucky'

 

  

 

 

 

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