'Jacquinii'

 

 

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Cultivar epithet:  'Jacquinii'

Species/hybrid:  Heliconia bihai x caribaea

Description:  Erect inflorescence, 4 to 10 distichous bracts, red on lower cheek and keel, yellow or gold at base and broadly along lip, tip green, basal bract with green keel  Rachis yellow or golden, sepals green distally and white below, ovary and pedicel white.  Vegetation musoid.  Height 6 to 14 feet.

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

 

 
Heliconia bihai x caribaea 'Jacquinii'

 

  

 

 

 

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