'Dimples'

 

 

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Cultivar epithet:  'Dimples'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia stricta

Description:  Erect inflorescence; 3 to 5 distichous bracts, pinkish-red with thin yellow lip changing to light green distally and on tip, light yellow keel, basal and second bract with light green keel; rachis light green and yellow on lower rachis and light yellow on upper; sepals dark green distally with white tip, white proximally; ovary and pedicel white. Vegetation musoid. Height 0.8 to 1.8 m (2.5 to 6 feet).

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

 

Heliconia stricta 'Dimples'
Heliconia stricta 'Dimples'

 

  

 

 

 

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